Hartry Field

(Former)

Willingness to take PhD students

Yes

PhD projects

Hartry Field is University Professor and Silver Professor of Philosophy at New York University. He is famous for developing and defending Fictionalism as a theory in Philosophy of Mathematics. He has also made important contributions to many other core areas of philosophy including Metaphysics, Epistemology, Philosophy of Logic, Logic, Philosophy of Science and Philosophy of Language. He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2003.

Professor Field will co-supervise PhD students at Birmingham with other members of staff in his areas of research.