Thomas Baldwin
Emeritus Professor

Profile

Biography

I undertook both my MA and PhD at the University of Cambridge before taking lecturer roles at the Makerere University in Uganda and then the University of Cambridge. In 1995 I became Professor at the University of York. Between 2002-2004 I undertook a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship and in 2006-2007 I was made president of the Aristotelian Society. I have also held the position of Deputy Chair of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority. In 2014, I became an Emeritus Professor here in York.

University roles

  • Chair, Board of Studies of School of Politics, Economics and Philosophy

Research

Overview

My research interests are in the following areas: Moore, Russell and 20th century philosophy generally, including French and German philosophy; philosophy of language and of mind; bioethics.

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Ethics
  • Political Philosophy
  • Continental Philosophy

Postgraduate

  • Metaphysics

External activities

Editorial duties

  • Editor, Mind
Thomas Baldwin (c) Ian Martindale (www.ianmartindale.co.uk)

Contact details

Prof. Thomas Baldwin
Professor

Tel: 01904 323252

http://www-users.york.ac.uk/~trb2