Submitted by Niki Pfeifer (University of Regensburg).   Call for online participation: “Reasoning and uncertainty: probabilistic, logical, and psychological perspectives” August 9-10, 2022 The aim of this interdisciplinary workshop is to bring together philosophers, probability theorists, logicians, artificial intelligence researchers, and psychologists to discuss selected problems in the broad domains of reasoning and uncertainty, including […]

Submitted by Gerhard Schurz (DCLPS, University of Düsseldorf).   The Department of Psychology at the University of Göttingen, Germany, invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Position in Cognitive Science (f/m/d) with TV-L E13, 100 % for 3 years. The position The position is linked to a five-year project on the topic “Mechanisms, Capacities, and Dependencies: […]

Submitted by Axel Gelfert (TU Berlin). The deadline for online registration of the Fourth International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science (GWP.2022) is July 22, 2022. Speakers are required to register online. If you wish to attend the conference, please register via: https://gwp2022.wissphil.de/gwp2022-registration The conference will take place on August 15-17, 2022, […]

Submitted by Cord Friebe (University of Siegen).   Call for Application: Researcher The University of Siegen is a modern university with an international orientation and a focus on interdisciplinary research. It currently has around 18,000 students and covers a range of research fields from the humanities, social and economic sciences to natural sciences, engineering and […]

Submitted by Alice Murphy (MCMP, LMU Munich).   The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP) at Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, is organising the eighth Summer School on Mathematical Philosophy for Female Students. The summer school will take place online August 1-5, 2022. This year’s lecturers are Emily Sullivan, Atoosa Kasirzadeh and Anne Eaton. ********************************************* The summer school, […]

Minimal metaphysics or minimal anti-metaphysics? Workshop: Minimal metaphysics or minimal anti-metaphysics? Date: September 9 and 10, 2022 Location: University of Konstanz (Germany) Organizer: Tobias Henschen Speakers: Anjan Chakravartty, Michael Esfeld, Tobias Henschen, Andreas Hüttemann, James Ladyman, Michela Massimi, Alyssa Ney Funded by Fritz Thyssen Foundation and GWP Contingent on a successful application for additional funds, […]

Submitted by Corina Strößner (Birkbeck University of London).   Call for registration: “Concepts and Reasoning” Workshop Bochum June 20 – 21, 2022 Center for Mind & Cognition, Institute of Philosophy II, Ruhr Universität Bochum We are pleased to invite you to register for the two-day workshop on the topic of Concepts and Reasoning, to take […]

Submitted by Christian J. Feldbacher-Escamilla (University of Cologne).   The deadline for Early Bird Registration of the Fourth International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science (GWP.2022) was extended. Early Bird Registration ends on June 15, 2022. If you wish to attend the conference, please register via: https://gwp2022.wissphil.de/gwp2022-registration The conference will take place […]

Submitted by Corina Strößner (Birkbeck University of London).   Call for registrations: Hybrid workshop on Bayesian learning and reasoning 11-12 July, Ruhr-Universität Bochum Full program: https://bochumbayesianreasoning.wordpress.com/ Please register via email to firuze.mullaoglu@ruhr-uni-bochum.de until June 10th for in-person participation or until July 5th for online participation Speakers: Ulrike Hahn (Birkbeck) Nico Orlandi (UCSC) Josh Tenenbaum (MIT) […]

Submitted by Stephan Hartmann (MCMP, LMU Munich).   ********************************************* The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites registrations for the following event: “AI in Science: Foundations and Applications” at LMU Munich June 9-10, 2022 All details, including speakers, abstracts and the schedule can be found on the workshop website. ********************************************* Summary Artificial intelligence (AI) is all […]

Submitted by Catherine Herfeld (University of Zurich).   WORKSHOP: THE EPISTEMIC ROLE OF NARRATIVES IN SCIENCE LOCATION: Department of Philosophy, University of Zurich, Switzerland DATE: September 1 – 2, 2022 ORGANIZERS: Alexandra Quack, Catherine Herfeld (University of Zurich) Narratives play an important epistemic role in science. Across a wide range of disciplines, scientists employ narratives […]

Submitted by Alice Murphy (LMU Munich).   CfR: MCMP Summer School on Mathematical Philosophy for Female Students The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP) at Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, is organising the eighth Summer School on Mathematical Philosophy for Female Students. The summer school will take place online August 1-5, 2022. This year’s lecturers are Emily Sullivan, […]

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 […]

Submitted by Stephan Hartmann (MCMP, LMU Munich).   Dear Research Community, dear friends and colleagues, as some of you know, Arthur Merin passed away almost three years ago. Soon after, the MCMP at LMU Munich, where he has been affiliated for a long time, came up with the plan for a scientific memorial event. It […]

Submitted by Cord Friebe (University of Siegen). Stellenbezeichnung: Wiss. Mitarbeiter/in Forschungsbereich “(Analytic) Philosophy of Time OR Philosophy of Physics” Ausschreibungs-ID:3864 Wir sind eine interdisziplinär ausgerichtete und weltoffene Universität mit aktuell rund 18.000 Studierenden und einem Fächerspektrum von den Geistes-, Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften bis hin zu Natur-,Ingenieur- und Lebenswissenschaften. Mit über 2.000 Beschäftigten zählen wir zu den größten Arbeitgebern der Region und bieten ein einzigartiges Umfeld für […]