CfA: Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (Institut für Philosophie, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Deadline: 01.12.2017)

Submitted by Uljana Feest, University of Hannover. <<ACHTUNG: VERLÄNGERUNG DER BEWERBUNGSFRIST: 01.12.2017>> Am Institut für Philosophie der Leibniz Universität Hannover, Lehrstuhl Prof. Uljana Feest, ist eine Stelle als Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (EntgGr. 13 TV-L FwN, 50%) zum 01.01.2018 oder zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt zu besetzen. Die Stelle ist zunächst auf ein Jahr befristet und kann auf insgesamt […]

CfA: Associate Professor or Full Professor in Philosophy of Science and Technology (TU Munich, November 30, 2017)

Associate Professor or Full Professor in Philosophy of Science and Technology The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of Associate Professor or Full Professor in Philosophy of Science and Technology to begin in summer semester 2018. The position is a tenured W3 position. Scientific environment The professorship belongs to the TUM […]

CfA: Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (University of Hannover, Deadline: November 1, 2017)

Am Institut für Philosophie der Leibniz Universität Hannover, Lehrstuhl Prof. Uljana Feest, ist eine Stelle als Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (EntgGr. 13 TV-L FwN, 50 %) zum 01.01.2018 oder zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt zu besetzen. Die Stelle ist zunächst auf 1 Jahr befristet, eine Verlängerung auf insgesamt 3 Jahre ist möglich.   Aufgaben Die Stelle dient der individuellen […]

CfA: CSH Fellow in Philosophy of Science at University of Bern (November 1, 2017)

Submitted by Claus Beisbart, University of Bern. CSH Fellow in Philosophy of Science at University of Bern The Center for Space and Habitability (CSH) at the University of Bern, Switzerland, invites applications for CSH Fellows. CSH Fellows are expected to be independent postdoctoral researchers, who will carry out their own early-career research program that is […]

CfR: Spacetime: Fundamental or Emergent? (University of Bonn, October 26-28, 2017)

Submitted by Kian Salimkhani, University of Bonn. CfR: Spacetime: Fundamental or Emergent? University of Bonn, 26-28 October 2017 Speakers: Karen Crowther, Richard Dawid, Neil Dewar, Michael Esfeld, Dennis Lehmkuhl, Brian Pitts, James Read, Kian Salimkhani, Alastair Wilson, Christian Wüthrich Topic: Spacetime or spatiotemporal relations have traditionally been considered as perfect candidates for fundamental entities or […]

CfA: Lehraufträge, 2SWS (WW Universität Münster, Deadline: 23. Oktober 2017)

Das Zentrum für Wissenschaftstheorie (ZfW) vergibt für das Sommersemester 2018 bis zu 3 bezahlte Lehraufträge (2 SWS, Allgemeine Studien) Die Lehrveranstaltungen sollen einem der drei folgenden Bereiche zugeordnet werden: (1) Einführende Veranstaltungen zur Wissenschaftstheorie, (2) Vertiefungsveranstaltungen zur allgemeinen Wissenschaftstheorie, (3) Seminare zur speziellen Wissenschaftstheorie (z. B. zur Wissenschaftstheorie der Physik, Psychologie, Sozial- und Kulturwissenschaften etc.). […]

CfP: The Generalized Theory of Evolution (University of Duesseldorf, Deadline: September 1, 2017)

The Generalized Theory of Evolution January 31 – February 3, 2018 DCLPS, University of Duesseldorf, Germany For some decades now experts in several fields of the science of human nature, society and culture are using evolutionary models to explain their domain-specific phenomena. This led to the prominent idea, that the historical development of human culture […]

CfR: The Second Law of Thermodynamics (LMU Munich, September 1-2, 2017)

Submitted by Erik Curiel (MCMP, LMU Munich). ********************************************* The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites attendance at the following event: The Second Law of Thermodynamics MCMP, LMU Munich September 1-2, 2017 http://www.lmu.de/secondlaw2017 ********************************************* The attempt to understand the Second Law of thermodynamics occupies a central role in the foundations of physics: not only is it […]

CfA: Doctoral Position Scientific Employee/Doctoral Student (University of Duesseldorf, Application Deadline: July 13, 2017)

Submitted by Markus Schrenk, University of Duesseldorf. (Call for Application as PDF: German/English) The Institute of Philosophy at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Dep. Philosophy III – Metaphysics and Philosophy of Language, Prof. Markus Schrenk, invites applications for a doctoral position scientific employee/doctoral student (50 %, pay grade 13 TV-L) starting at the earliest date. Initial […]

CfP: Perspectives on Scientific Error (Tilburg University, June 26-27, 2017)

Submitted by TiLPS. Perspectives on Scientific Error TiLPS, Tilburg University, NL 26-27 June 2017 https://scientificerror2017.wordpress.com/ Invited Speakers: Edouard Machery, University of Pittsburgh Barbara Osimani, LMU Munich Daniel Lakens, Eindhoven University of Technology Eric-Jan Wagenmakers, University of Amsterdam ********************************************* This workshop brings together an interdisciplinary group of researchers interested in issues of scientific error. Participants share […]

CfA: 2017 Summer School in Higher Education Research and Science Studies (University of Kassel, October 9–13, 2017)

Submitted by Susanne Höckelmann (University of Kassel). Boundaries in Science and Higher Education (Research) Call for Participation for the 2017 international Summer School in Higher Education Research and Science Studies. The summer school “Boundaries in Science and Higher Education (Research)”, organized by the International Centre for Higher Education Research Kassel (INCHER-Kassel), will take place at […]

CfA: Wiss. Mitarbeiter/in theoretische Physik und Geschäftsführung des Zentrums für Wissenschaftstheorie der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster (Juni, 15, 2017)

Submitted by Ulrich Krohs (WWU Münster). CfA: Wiss. Mitarbeiter/in theoretische Physik und Geschäftsführung des Zentrums für Wissenschaftstheorie der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster. Bewerbungsfrist: 15.6.2017 Am Fachbereich 11 (Physik) der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster ist im Institut für Theoretische Physik zum 1. Oktober 2017 eine Stelle als Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin/Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L) mit einer Lehrverpflichtung von 4 […]

CfR: WORKSHOP: Progress in Science and Society – with Philip Kitcher (Leibniz University Hannover, June 14, 2017)

Submitted by Markus Dressel (Leibniz University Hannover). WORKSHOP: Progress in Science and Society (with Philip Kitcher) June 14, 2017, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany The Research Training Group “Integrating Ethics and Epistemology of Scientific Research” hosts a one day workshop on the topic of progress in science and society at Leibniz University Hannover, Germany. The keynote […]

CfA: Master’s Program RESET at the Munich Center for Technology in Society

Submitted by Andreas Albert, TU Munich. Master’s program in Responsibility in Science, Engineering, and Technology (RESET) at the Munich Center for Technology in Society The application is now possible until July 15, 2017. The Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS) of the TU Munich is launching its new Master’s program supported by the Elite […]

CfP: Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy: SOPhiA 2017 (University of Salzburg, September 13 – 15, 2017)

Submitted by Alexander Gebharter, DCLPS, University of Duesseldorf. Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy: SOPhiA 2017 September 13 – 15, 2017 Department of Philosophy (Humanities), University of Salzburg, Austria Aim SOPhiA 2017 provides an opportunity for students and doctoral candidates in philosophy to take a first peek into the philosophical business and to get in […]