CfR: Master Class with Philip Kitcher: The Progress of Inquiry (University of Zurich, June 21-22, 2022)

Submitted by Catherine Herfeld (University of Zurich).


CfR: Master Class with Philip Kitcher (Columbia University), The Progress of Inquiry, June 21-22, 2022

Applications are invited for the Master Class entitled ‘The Progress of Inquiry‘. We are pleased to have Professor Philip Kitcher (Columbia University) as the lecturer. The Master Class will take place on June 21 and 22, 2022 at the Philosophy Department of the University of Zurich, Switzerland.

Please find a short synopsis, a reading list, and additional organizational information here:

This Master Class is an opportunity for Master and PhD students in philosophy and history of science/special sciences to work intensely over two days with a world-leading philosopher in their field. An informal setting, small group size, and a workshop format combine to create an atmosphere that fosters intellectual stimulation, a high level of discussion, and collaborative development of ideas.

The number of participating students is limited. If you would like to be considered for a place, please send an expression of interest to Catherine Herfeld (, the latest by June 6, 2022.