Submitted by Erik Curiel (MCMP, LMU Munich).   ********************************************* The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites abstracts for the following event: Global Structure in Semi-Classical Gravity MCMP, LMU Munich July 21-23, 2022 ********************************************* Semi-classical gravity (SCG)—the coupling of the dynamics of quantum fields to the classical spacetime geometry of general relativity by way of […]

Submitted by Eva-Maria Fromm (RUB).   CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOW / ASSISTANT PROFESSOR AT THE INSTITUTE FOR PHILOSOPHY I, RUHR-UNIVERSITY BOCHUM (RUB) The Chair for Philosophy and History of Science at RUB seeks to appoint an excellent Postdoctoral Research Fellow / Assistant Professor in philosophy and/or history of science. A completed PhD with […]

Submitted by Marij van Strien (University of Wuppertal).   CfA: 6 PhD positions in history, philosophy or sociology of science, Wuppertal, Germany. Deadline 15 Jan. 2022. The Research Training Group (Graduiertenkolleg, GRK) 2696 “Transformations of science and technology since 1800: topics, processes, institutions” at the University of Wuppertal, Germany, (funded by the German Research Foundation) […]

Submitted by Ulrike Hahn (University of Birkbeck).   Two Postdoctoral Position at the University of Birkbeck (Project “Normative vs. Descriptive Accounts in the Philosophy and Psychology of Reasoning and Argumentation: Tension or Productive Interplay?”) together with the MCMP at LMU Munich Prof. Ulrike Hahn ist seeking two postdoctoral research assistants (12 months) for the inter-disciplinary, […]

Submitted by Leonie Wiemeyer (Leibniz Universität Hannover / Universität Bielefeld).   Call for Abstracts: Engaging Ethics and Epistemology in Science (EES 2022) The Call for Abstracts for the International Conference on Engaging Ethics and Epistemology in Science (EES 2022) is now open. EES2022 will take place on 29-30 September 2022 at Leibnizhaus, Hannover, Germany. Please […]

Submitted by Sander Verhaegh (Tilburg University).   CfA: Euro-American Migration and the Development of Postwar Philosophy Tilburg University August 22-23, 2022 In the 1930s, dozens of European philosophers sought refuge in the United States, escaping the quickly deteriorating political situation on the continent. Among them were several philosophers who significantly influenced the course of postwar […]

Submitted by Sander Verhaegh (Tilburg University).   CfA: 5th Annual TiLPS History of Analytic Philosophy Workshop On August 24 and 25, 2022, the Tilburg Center for Moral Philosophy, Epistemology, and Philosophy of Science (TiLPS) organizes the 5th annual TiLPS History of Analytic Philosophy workshop. This workshop aims to bring together scholars interested in a wide […]

Submitted by Sander Verhaegh (Tilburg University).   JOB: Two Postdoc Positions (2-3 years, 1fte) in History of Philosophy of Science and/or Digital Humanities (Tilburg University) The Department of Philosophy at Tilburg University seeks to appoint two postdoctoral researchers (2 or 3 years, 0,8 – 1,0 FTE) in the NWO Vidi project “Exiled Empiricists: American Philosophy […]

Submitted by Maria Kronfeldner (Central European University).   New Video Channel with ‘Conversations in Socially Engaged Philosophy’ Videos to-date are conversations between Heather Douglas, Maria Kronfeldner, Martin Kusch, Velislava Mitova, David Ludwig, Alexander Reutlinger, Guenther Sandner, on topics such as … ‘Science, Criticism, Scepticism’ ‘Values in Science’ ‘Why Philosophers Care about Dehumanization’ ‘Another Science is […]

Submitted by Kian Salimkhani (University of Cologne).   3. Wochenendseminar zur Philosophie der Physik Philosophie der Zeit Köln (Online), 10. – 12. Dezember 2021 Der Workshop richtet sich insbesondere an Bachelor- und Masterstudierende der Physik und der Philosophie und hat zum Ziel, mittels Fachvorträgen (von Natalja Deng (Yonsei), Andreas Hüttemann (Köln), Jenann Ismael (Columbia) und […]

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 Marco Tamborini (TU Darmstadt).   CfP: Robots and Living Organisms: New Historical and Philosophical Perspectives (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)     GUEST EDITORS   * Dr. Marco Tamborini Technische Universität Darmstadt Department of Philosophy Karolinenplatz 5, 64289 Darmstadt Germany   * Dr. Edoardo Datteri University of Milano-Bicocca Department of […]

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 […]