Submitted by Fabian Hundertmark (Bielefeld University).   Workshop Dispositions in the Life-Sciences: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives Trier University, V 302 (Senatssaal) June 2-3, 2022 The metaphysics of dispositional properties is a topic relevant to the philosophy of the (life) sciences, the history of philosophy, and contemporary metaphysics. Dispositional concepts are ubiquitous in the life sciences. […]

Submitted by Jan Baedke (Ruhr University Bochum).   Workshop: The Riddle of Organismal Agency: New Historical and Philosophical Reflections Ruhr University Bochum and Online, 24-25 March 2022 The overall goal of this workshop is to address the riddle of organismal agency through the lenses of philosophy, history, and the biological sciences. By bringing together scholars […]

Submitted by Stephan Hartmann (MCMP, LMU Munich).   ********************************************* 1-Year Postdoctoral Position (full time) at the MCMP (LMU Munich) MCMP, LMU Munich https://www.mcmp.philosophie.uni-muenchen.de/news/postdoc_dfguniverse_2022/index.html ********************************************* The Chair of Philosophy of Science (Prof. Dr. Stephan Hartmann) and the Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP) in the Faculty of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science and Study of Religion is […]

Submitted by Rose Trappes (University of Exeter and Universität Bielefeld).   CfA: 3 x PhD Scholarships at Egenis, the University of Exeter (deadline 21st February) There are 3 PhD studentships on offer at the Exeter Centre for the Study of the Life Sciences (Egenis) at the University of Exeter for people interested in working in […]

Submitted by Daniel Koenig (Ruhr Universität Bochum).   CfR: New Perspectives on Neokantianism and the Sciences, 14.-17.3.2022, Ruhr Universität Bochum It is undisputed that Neokantianism plays an important role for the development of the (German) academic philosophy and, especially, of the philosophy of science during a period of dynamic growth within the sciences in general. […]

Submitted by Fridolin Gross (University of Bordeaux).   Master program “Philosophy in Biology and Medicine” We are opening our new Master (Philosophy in Biology and Medicine) in Bordeaux in September 2022. Interested students should contact us now (mael.lemoine@u-bordeaux.fr). This master program (presented at www.philinbiomed.org/teaching) will welcome those of your philosophy students that have a very […]

Submitted by Axel Gelfert (TU Berlin).   POSTPONED: The fourth triennial International Conference of the German Society for Philosophy of Science (GWP.2022), which was originally scheduled for March 2022, has now been postponed to 15th-17th August 2022. The programme (contributed papers, symposia, invited speakers) remains unchanged, so no new CfP will be issued. We hope […]

Submitted by Jürgen Landes (MCMP, LMU Munich).   ********************************************* The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites submissions for the following event: FATIL2022 The First International Conference on Foundations, Applications, and Theory of Inductive Logic MCMP, LMU Munich October 12-14, 2022 http://fatil2022.krportal.org/index.html ********************************************* Inductive reasoning is one of the most important reasoning techniques for humans and […]

Submitted by Christian J. Feldbacher-Escamilla (University of Cologne).   CALL FOR PAPERS (Salzburg, deadline: May 1, 2022) Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy: SOPhiA 2022 September 7 – 9, 2022 Department of Philosophy (Humanities), University of Salzburg, Austria Aim: SOPhiA 2022 provides an opportunity for students and doctoral candidates in philosophy to take a first […]

Submitted by Markus Seidel (WWU Münster).   Im Zentrum für Wissenschaftstheorie (ZfW) der WWU ist zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt eine unbefristete Stelle als Wissenschaftliche*r Mitarbeiter*in (E 13 TV-L) mit 50 % der regelmäßigen wöchentlichen Arbeitszeit zu besetzen. Die Lehrverpflichtung beträgt 4 SWS. Das Zentrum für Wissenschaftstheorie ist eine zentrale wissenschaftliche Einrichtung der WWU. Es bündelt die […]

Submitted by Stephan Hartmann (MCMP, LMU Munich).   ********************************************* Two Lecturer Positions (equivalent to Assistant Professorship) at the MCMP (LMU Munich) MCMP, LMU Munich https://www.mcmp.philosophie.uni-muenchen.de/news/ass_prof_lswt_2022/index.html ********************************************* The Chair of Philosophy of Science (Prof. Dr. Stephan Hartmann) and the Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP) in the Faculty of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science and Study of […]

Submitted by Marie I. Kaiser (Bielefeld University).   CfA: Two Research Positions (1 Postdoc, 1 PhD) in Philosophy of Biology, Bielefeld University, Department of Philosophy, Germany The collaborative research centre (CRC) Transregio 212 “A Novel Synthesis of Individualisation across Behaviour, Ecology and Evolution: Niche Choice, Niche Conformance, Niche Construction (NC3)“, subproject D02 “Individual-Based Research: Concepts, […]

Submitted by Markus Seidel (University of Münster).   Call for Attendance: ZfW-Ringvorlesung “Kulturtechnik Modell. Entwurfsprozesse zwischen Idee und Objekt” Modelle in der Wissenschaft sind neuerdings zum Gegenstand der öffentlichen Diskussion geworden, und sie haben, wie es scheint, ein Image-Problem. So liest man etwa in der Neuen Zürcher Zeitung: „Seit Beginn der Pandemie geistern absurde Vorhersagen […]

Submitted by Philipp Haueis (Bielefeld University).   Call for Regristration: The Structure and Development of Concepts in the Life Sciences Bielefeld University; February 7-9, 2022. The workshop will be hybrid, so both in person and online attendance are possible. Please find the program and registration link on the workshop website: https://lifescienceconcepts.weebly.com/. This workshop brings together […]

Submitted by Torsten Wilholt (Leibniz Universität Hannover).   Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, in Kooperation mit der Technischen Informationsbibliothek Hannover (TIB) möchten wir, d.h. das Forum Wissenschaftsreflexion der Leibniz Universität Hannover, das Deutsche Zentrum für Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsforschung (DZHW) und das Lehrgebiet Technik und Gesellschaft der RWTH Aachen, die Infrastruktur für die Hochschul-, Wissenschafts- und Technikforschung […]