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If you have any questions about the Department of Philosophy, find details of how to get in touch with us below.

The Jessop West building

Department of Philosophy
University of Sheffield
45 Victoria Street
S3 7QB
United Kingdom

General Enquiries
If you're a prospective student, you can start a conversation with us here.

For all other enquiries, please contact

Tel: +44 (0)114 222 0508/0599

The Philosophy reception is open from Monday - Friday during the following hours: 9.00am - 12.30pm, and 1.30pm - 4pm. 

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Contact Details

Undergraduate Study
Undergraduate  Contact
Director of Undergraduate Admissions Megan Blomfield |
Undergraduate Admissions Enquiries Start a conversation with us here!

Student Experience Team

T: +44 (0) 114 222 0587
Postgraduate Study
Postgraduate Taught Contact
Postgraduate Taught Admissions Enquiries Start a conversation with us here!
Director of Philosophy MA Eric Olson |
Director of Political Theory MA Yonatan Shemmer |
Director of Cognitive Studies MA Gerardo Viera | 
For Taught programme matters (UG and PGT) E:
T: +44 (0) 114 222 0587
Postgraduate Research Contact
PhD Admissions Enquiries E:
T: +44 (0) 114 222 0571
Director of Graduate Studies Luca Barlassina |
Director of Postgraduate Admissions Stephen Laurence |
Postgraduate Philosophy, admissions, and postgraduate research (PGR) matters E:
T: +44 (0) 114 222 0571

Information for current students can be found on the Philosophy Hub. You need to be logged in to your MUSE account to access this.


For extension requests, please complete and return the following forms: 

Undergraduate UG Extension Form
Postgraduate Taught PG Extension Form


Finance queries, expenses etc, and staff recruitment Nicola Orridge  E:
T: +44 (0) 114 222 0506

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