DR Andrew Inkpin

DR Andrew Inkpin


  • Aesthetics (pictorial representation and visual arts)
  • Embodied, embedded, enactive cognition
  • Modern European Philosophy
  • Nietzsche, Wittgenstein
  • Phenomenology (especially Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty)
  • Philosophy of language (primarily from a phenomenological perspective)



  • Andrew Inkpin is a lecturer in contemporary European philosophy. His research centres on phenomenological approaches to meaning, particularly with regard to language, practice, pictures and the visual arts more generally (including connections between phenomenology and recent cognitive science focusing on the embodied, embedded and enacted nature of cognition). In addition to particular interests in Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty, Wittgenstein and Nietzsche, he has a general background and broad interest in 20th century European philosophy.

    For further information see his personal webpage: www.andrewinkpin.net   


Selected publications


Education and training

  • BSc (Hons), University of York
  • MPhil, University College London
  • PhD, University College London
  • M.A., Friedrich Schiller Universitaet Jena



Available for supervision

  • Y