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Dr Arif Ahmed

  • College positions:

    Nicholas Sallnow-Smith College Lecturer

    Director of Studies in Philosophy

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Arif Ahmed joined Caius as a Fellow in 2015. He studied mathematics at Oxford University and Philosophy at Sussex and Cambridge. He has worked at Birmingham University and Sydney University and is now a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Philosophy. He writes mainly on decision theory, but also has an interest in religion and has debated the subject against William Lane Craig, Tariq Ramadan, Rowan Williams and others. He is an atheist and a libertarian and his philosophical outlook is most closely allied with those of David Hume and Friedrich Hayek.

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