PhD in Philosophy

King’s College London offers the possibility of completing a PhD in Philosophy with a research specialism in Philosophy of Medicine. There are opportunities for collaboration with the Sowerby Philosophy and Medicine Project throughout, including teaching philosophy to medical students.


Check out our People page for an overview of current King’s academics in the philosophy department and elsewhere with research interests in Philosophy of Medicine. You can see here for information on the work and interests of Professor Elselijn Kingma, the incoming Sowerby Chair in Philosophy and Medicine. For more information on the PhD programme and application, see the programme webpage.

For initial enquiries, get in touch with your intended supervisor or get in touch with us at philandmed@kcl.ac.uk.