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 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 […]

Submitted by Christian J. Feldbacher-Escamilla (University of Cologne).   Call for Registration RREM.2021: Rhine-Ruhr Epistemology Meeting 2021   DATE & ACCESS: July 22-23, 2021. This is an online event. Further instructions and access information will be sent to registered participants one week ahead of the event.   SPEAKERS: Thomas Grundmann (Cologne) Joachim Horvath (Bochum) Luis […]

Submitted by Birgit Benzing (Leibniz University Hannover).   CfP: Workshop on “Thick Concepts in the Philosophy of Science” 3.-4. Dec 2021, in Hannover, Germany The notion of thick ethical concepts, as originally introduced by Bernard Williams in 1985, has received growing attention in the philosophical literature, particularly in the fields of meta-ethics and the philosophy […]

Submitted by Deniz Sarikaya (University of Hamburg).   Online Workshop on Disagreement in Mathematics https://disinmath.wordpress.com/ June 19-20 – 2pm until 7pm (CET)   Topic: In preparation for a special issue of AXIOMATHES, This workshop explores disagreements in mathematical practices. During the workshop, mathematicians will give first-hand reports on their experiences and philosophers and historians will […]

Submitted by Christian J. Feldbacher-Escamilla (University of Cologne).   CFP & EXTENDED DEADLINE (Salzburg, extended deadline: May 15, 2021) Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy: SOPhiA 2021 September 9 – 11, 2021 Department of Philosophy (Humanities), University of Salzburg, Austria Aim: SOPhiA 2021 provides an opportunity for students and doctoral candidates in philosophy to take […]

Submitted by Hajo Greif (Warsaw University).   The Department of Philosophy and Ethics in Administration at Warsaw University of Technology offers a three-year, full-time, research-only post-doctoral position in History and Philosophy of Science, broadly conceived. The applicant’s specialisation and research interests will be congenial to the topic of the research project “Turing, Ashby, and ‘the […]

Submitted by Jürgen Landes (MCMP, LMU Munich).   ********************************************* The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites registration for the following event: Philosophy and Methodology of Medicine Online at the MCMP, LMU Munich June 1-3, 2021 https://www.mcmp.philosophie.uni-muenchen.de/events/workshops/container/methodology_medicine_2021/index.html ********************************************* The claims of medicine have been supported by a wide variety of different methods, ranging from randomized controlled […]

Submitted by Nicole Gerstner (TU Darmstadt).   Im Fachbereich Gesellschafts- und Geschichtswissenschaften ist am Institut für Philosophie zum 1. Oktober 2022 eine Universitätsprofessur (W2) für „Wissenschafts- und Technikphilosophie“ zu besetzen. Die_Der Stelleninhaber_in soll das Gebiet der Wissenschafts- und Technikphilosophie in seiner ganzen Breite in Forschung und Lehre vertreten. Erwartet werden entsprechende Arbeitsschwerpunkte in der zeitgenössischen […]