PhD projects

There are a number of interesting potential PhD projects in this area:

Philosophy of language/metaphysics:

  • Counterfactuals in a chancy world.
  • Indeterminate conditionals.
  • Learning about the non-actual: counterfactual epistemology.

Formal epistemology/mind/action.

  • Conditionals and practical reasoning.
  • Updating beliefs under conditional constraints.
  • Counterfactual supposition: its nature and significance.

Please contact me at j.r.g.williams@leeds.ac.uk to discuss your ideas—on these or other topics in the area!

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