Inductive Metaphysics: Insights, Challenges and Prospects9 – 11 August 2023University of Düsseldorf, Germany Call for presentations is open – deadline February 28, 2023 Inductive Metaphysics is a comparatively new branch of metaphysics that justifies meta­physical principles by inductive or abductive inferences from empirical evidence, rather than by purely logico-conceptual considerations. This conference intends to give a […]

The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites registration for the following event: Foundations of Observational, Classical and Semi-Classical Gravitational Physics and The Problem of Agency and Laws of Nature  MCMP, LMU Munich 28-31 March 2023********************************************* Idea and Motivation The conference of “Foundations of Gravitational Physics and The Problem of Agency and Laws of Nature” […]

Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, das Leopoldina-Zentrum für Wissenschaftsforschung (ZfW) lädt Sie ganz herzlich zur Frühjahrstagung 2023 ein: Wissenschaftsreflexion: Konzepte – Ziele – Perspektiven29.-30. März 2023Leopoldina FestsaalJägerberg 106108 Halle Saale Seit einigen Jahren entzünden sich immer wieder Auseinandersetzungen über die Geltungsansprüche wissenschaftlichen Wissens sowie die Relevanz wissenschaftlicher Expertise für Politik und Gesellschaft. Die Wissenschaftsforschung ist […]

The newly established, DFG-funded Emmy Noether Junior Research Group “UDNN: Scientific Understanding and Deep Neural Networks” invites applications for one postdoctoral position at the Institute for Philosophy and Political Science (IPP) at TU Dortmund University (TUDo). Together with group leader Dr. Florian J. Boge, you will conduct research on the impact of Deep Neural Networks […]

Online Workshop: Virtuous Formalization (?)Date: 03.03.2023Location: Online via ZoomRegistration: Free but necessary, via or by emailWebpage: = Topic:This small workshop aims to bring together scholars working on formalization and the usage of formal tools. This includes both reflection on formalizations in general and practical work done in different areas. Formal tools should in particular include different […]

The Chair in Theoretical Philosophy (Prof. Dr. Dr. Norman Sieroka), University of Bremen, invites outstanding candidates to apply for the position of a postdoctoral researcher for three years (salary group 13 TV-L / full-time position). The position should be filled by June 1st, 2023. For further information about the group visit; the full job advertisement […]