Submitted by Maria Sekatskaya (University of Duesseldorf).   Workshop: Compatibilist Libertarianism: Advantages and Challenges (October 29, 2021) Idea & Motivation: Compatibilist libertarianism provides a metaphysical foundation for reconciling actualist free will with physical determinism by driving an ontological wedge between different layers of reality (List 2014, 2019). According to compatibilist libertarianism, free will can exist […]

Submitted by David Hommen (University of Trier).   CfR: Workshop “Metaphysics as Modelling. Contemporary and Kantian Issues” October 7-8, 2021 Trier University, Germany & online This workshop takes place as a hybrid in-person/online event. Further instructions and access information will be sent to registered participants. SPEAKERS: Katherine Brading Kristina Engelhard Brigitte Falkenburg David Hommen Siegfried […]

Submitted by Benjamin Wilck (HU Berlin).   Conference announcement 2nd European Society for the History of Science (ESHS) Early Career Scholars Conference in the theme ‘Science and its Enemies: Exploring Conflicts and Alliances in the History of Science’ (20-22 September 2021 via Zoom) Keynote speakers: Theodore Arabatzis (University of Athens): “History of Science in the […]

Submitted by Anne Patzelt (TU Dresden).   Das von der The Schaufler Foundation und der Technischen Universität Dresden kofinanzierte Schaufler Lab@TU Dresden bietet im Rahmen des Graduiertenkollegs Schaufler Kolleg@TU Dresden zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt ein Promotionsstipendium mit dem Schwerpunkt Philosophie zum Thema: „Künstliche Intelligenz als Faktor und Folge gesellschaftlichen und kulturellen Wandels“ für den Zeitraum von […]

Submitted by Jan Baedke (RUB).   Call for Applications 1 x 1,0 Post-Doctoral Researcher The Institute of Philosophy I at the Ruhr University Bochum seeks applications for a post-doctoral research position. It will be part of the Emmy Noether-research group ROTO (“The Return of the Organism in the Biosciences: Theoretical, Historical, and Social Dimensions”, PI Prof. […]

Submitted by Tobias Schönwitz (VolkswagenStiftung).   Thematic Week: Ethics of Science. Current Challenges, Opportunities and Limitations   Objective Science and research are of central importance for modern societies – a fact which became highly visible in the last year and a half of the Corona pandemic, in which scientists have featured prominently in many societal […]

Submitted by Stefan Riegelnik (University of Zurich).   CfR: Master class with Philip Kitcher: The Progress of Inquiry (Zürich, 12.-13. Oktober 2021, Universität Zürich) Date: 12-13 October 2021 Further information and reading list: http://www.philosophie.uzh.ch/mc Department of Philosophy, University of Zurich. Synopsis People engage in inquiry not only when they attempt to gain factual knowledge, but […]

Submitted by Anne Patzelt (TU Dresden).   Das von der The Schaufler Foundation und der Technischen Universität Dresden kofinanzierte Schaufler Lab@TU Dresden bietet im Rahmen des Graduiertenkollegs Schaufler Kolleg@TU Dresden zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt ein Promotionsstipendium mit dem Schwerpunkt Philosophie zum Thema: „Künstliche Intelligenz als Faktor und Folge gesellschaftlichen und kulturellen Wandels“ für den Zeitraum von […]

Submitted by Catherine Herfeld (University of Zurich).   Call for Registration for the Conference ‘Preferences, Commitments and Choice’ Three-day conference on ‘Preferences, Commitments and Choice’, which will take place on September 9 – 11, 2021 via Zoom. Scientific Organization: Michael Messerli, Catherine Herfeld, Kevin Reuter Keynote Speakers: Cristina Bicchieri (University of Pennsylvania) Daniel Hausman (University […]

Submitted by Christian J. Feldbacher-Escamilla (University of Cologne).   Call for Registrations WORKSHOP on “New Work on Induction and Abduction” DFG-funded research group Inductive Metaphysics https://dclps.phil.hhu.de/inab/   DATE & ACCESS September 29-30, 2021. This is an online-event (Zoom). Further instructions and access information will be sent to registered participants one week ahead of the event. […]

Submitted by Marie I. Kaiser (Bielefeld University).   CfA: Pre- oder Postdoc-Stelle in der Wissenschaftsphilosophie der Medizin, Universität Bielefeld Deadline: 14.07.2021 Für die Fakultät für Geschichtswissenschaft, Philosophie und Theologie, Abteilung Philosophie und Abteilung Geschichtswissenschaft, suchen wir zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt in Vollzeit/Teilzeit eine*n Wissenschaftliche*n Mitarbeiter*in (m/w/d) (E13 TV-L, befristet) Ihre Aufgaben Die Stelle ist der Professur […]

Submitted by Jürgen Landes (MCMP, LMU Munich)   ********************************************* The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites registration for the following online event: Progic 2021: Combining Probability and Logic MCMP, LMU Munich September 1-3, 2021 https://www.fatil.philosophie.uni-muenchen.de/events/defence_inductive_logic/index.html ********************************************* The 10th event in the Progic series of conferences is set to take place 1. Sep – 3. Sep […]

Submitted by Meinard Kuhlmann (University of Mainz).   Call for abstracts for the Online-Workshop Metaphysics of Physics 30 August – 3 September 2021 (Deadline: 8 July 2021) The Working Group “Philosophy of Physics” (AGPhil) of the German Physical Society (DPG) invites submissions for its annual workshop. Contributions on any topic in the philosophy of physics […]

Submitted by Stephan Hartmann (MCMP, LMU Munich).   ********************************************* The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP) at Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich is organising the seventh Summer School on Mathematical Philosophy for Female Students 2021 – now entirely online! July 19-23, 2021 https://www.mathsummer.philosophie.uni-muenchen.de/index.html ********************************************* The summer school is open to excellent female students who want to specialise in […]

Submitted by Axel Gelfert (TU Berlin).   GWP.2022 Fourth International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science Call for Papers – Call for Symposia Technische Universität Berlin Berlin, Germany March 21-23, 2022   Submission Deadline: June 30, 2021. Acceptance Notification: November 2021.   Plenary lectures will be given by: Anjan Chakravartty (Miami) Mazviita […]