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Arché is a philosophical research centre at the University of St Andrews. Four Research groups are currently active within the centre.

Grants held by Arché members include the AHRC-funded Rethinking Mind and Meaning: A case study from a co-disciplinary approach (Ball and Cappelen); the NRC-funded Conceptual Engineering (Cappelen); a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship (2014-16) for The Importance of Being Competent: Ethics and Epistemology (Hawley); the Templeton-funded Interdisciplinary Experience Project (Paul); a Guggenheim Fellowship (Paul); and a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship (Thakkar).

Arché Semester Dates 2016-2017

  • Mon 12th September - Fri 16th December 2016
  • Mon 27th March - Fri 30th June 2017

Latest news

Congratulations Dr Traynor
5 December, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Michael Traynor passed his viva. Michael successfully passed his disputation on his doctorate thesis 'Modal Arguments Possible Evidence and Contingent Metaphysics'. [ Read more ]


Research Grant Success
29 November, 2016

Professor Stephen Read has been awarded a Leverhulme Project Grant for a project on 'Theories of Paradox in Fourteenth-Century Logic: Edition and Translation of Key Texts'. The grant is worth £155,65 ... [ Read more ]


Congratulations Dr Yates
28 November, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Alex Yates passed his viva. Alex successfully passed his disputation on his doctorate thesis 'Frege's Case for his Logicality of his Basic Laws'. [ Read more ]


Andrew Peet Job Placement Success
17 November, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Andrew Peet has accepted a joint Postdoctoral Research Fellowship with CSMN and ConceptLab at the University of Oslo. [ Read more ]


Publication: Bruno Jacinto Stephen Read
27 October, 2016

Bruno Jacinto and Stephen Read have had their joint paper "General-Elimination Stability" published in Studia Logica. [ Read more ]



Upcoming Events

8 May, 2017 - 9 May, 2017
 Workshop: Self-Control through Accountability to Others
Location: School V, St Andrews
23 May, 2017 - 25 May, 2017
 Workshop: Proofs of Propositions in 14th-Century Logic
Location: Hebdomadar's Room, St Salvator's Quad, St Andrews
3 June, 2017 - 4 June, 2017
 Workshop: Slurring and Swearing
Location: School II, St Andrews
15 June, 2017 - 16 June, 2017
 Workshop: Blame and Norms
Location: School II, St Andrews
21 September, 2017 - 23 September, 2017
 Conference: Fourth PLM Conference
Location: Bochum



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