Ralph Weir

Research Interests

  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Metaphysics
  • History of Philosophy 
  • Aesthetics


  • School of History and Heritage (University of Lincoln)
  • Humanities Research Institute (University of Buckingham)
  • Faculty of Philosophy (University of Cambridge) 



  • Does Idealism Solve the Problem of Consciousness?’ forthcoming in Farris, Joshua and Benedikt Göcke (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Idealism 
  • ‘Transhumanismus und die Metaphysik der menslichen Person’ in Göcke, Benedikt and Frank Meier-Hamidi (eds.) Designobjekt Mensch: Die Agenda des Transhumanismus auf dem Prüfstand. Freiburg im Breisgau: Herder, 2018 
  • ‘The Aspectual Shape of Value-Experience and the Problem of Evil’, Synthesis Philosophica, 32.1 (2017) 21–29 
  • ‘Relative Modality and the Ability To Do Otherwise’, European Journal of Analytic Philosophy, 12.1 (2016) 47-62 
  • ‘Physical Science and the Soul’, Proceedings of the First International Philosophical Dialogue «EAST-WEST», Macedonia, 2015