The Centre of Philosophy (CFUL) is a research unit of the School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon. It now comprises three research groups: HPhil is focused on the history of philosophy, LanCog is mostly engaged in theoretical philosophy in the analytic tradition, and Praxis covers a wide range of issues in practical philosophy.


CFUL publishes four philosophy journals: Disputatio, Phainomenon,  Philosophica, and philosophy@LISBON.



Disputatio’s 25th anniversary

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the journal Disputatio, Prof. Timothy Williamson (Oxford) gave a lecture on October 7 on “Degrees of Freedom: Is Good Philosophy Bad Science?”. The lecture was hosted by the LanCog group at the Centre of Philosophy of the University of Lisbon. The recording of the lecture can be found here.


Prof Timothy Williamson also gave a second talk, on October 8, at the LanCog group research seminar, on “A Priori and A Posteriori: The Case of Proof”, the recording of which is available here.