James Hill

prof. James Hill, Ph.D.


Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Místnost č. 222

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  • Early-modern philosophy from Descartes to Hume.
  • Analytical philosophy, especially the philosophy of mind.
  • Theories of consciousness and self-consciousness (past and present).

Biographical Notes

  • James Hill studied at Trinity College, Oxford (MA oxon), the University of Geneva (D.E.S.), and King’s College, London University (PhD)
  • He has lived and taught in Prague since the mid-1990s where he is married, with two children.
  • He has had a full-time appointment at the Institute of Philosophy and Religious Studies since 1998.
  • For five years (2015-2019), James Hill served as the editor-in-chief of Filosofický časopis.
  • He is currently chair of the PhD programme in philosophy.

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