File: Chair of Philosophy 1945 (no appointment)

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the appointment of a professor of philosophy in 1945. The selection committee decided not to fill the post, but promoted a University lecturer, Dorothy Emmet, to be reader in philosophy and head of department. Emmet was promoted to the chair of philosophy in 1946. The file also contains papers relating to Emmet's appointment as lecturer in 1938.

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