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Submitted by Maria Kronfeldner (Central European University, Budapest).   CfA: Two fully funded PhD fellowships at CEU (one in history, one in philosophy) on understanding humanity Apply now! (Deadline: January 30, 2020) Central European University (CEU, Budapest-Vienna) invites applications for two new and fully funded interdisciplinary Joint PhD Fellowships starting in the 2020/21 academic year […]

Submitted by Florian Boge (Bergische Universität Wuppertal and Aachen University of Technology).   MACHINE LEARNING: PREDICTION WITHOUT EXPLANATION? “Machine Learning: Prediction without Explanation?” is a 2-day workshop taking place from 17 to 18 February 2020 at the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT), Germany. It aims to bring together philosophers of science and scholars from various […]

Submitted by Rafael Ugarte Chacón (University of Hannover).   Leibniz University Hannover and Bielefeld University jointly seek to fill 5 Doctoral Candidate Positions (65% TV-L 13) 2 Postdoc Positions (100% TV-L 13) in Ethics of Science and/or Philosophy of Science starting April 1, 2020, within the Graduiertenkolleg (research training group) GRK 2073 “Integrating Ethics and […]

Submitted by Oliver Schaudt (University of Heidelberg).   Conference description: Measurement at the Crossroads 2020 is an interdisciplinary conference that explores the philosophy and history of measurement. It aims at consolidating and developing the study of these topics, following the conferences in Bielefeld (2013), Cambridge (2015), and Paris (2018). The conference intends to promote the […]

Submitted by Jürgen Landes (MCMP, LMU Munich).   The Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy invites submissions for the following event: Bayesian Epistemology: Perspectives and Challenges MCMP, LMU Munich August 10-14, 2020 The conference on 12-14 August 2020 is preceded by a Summer School on 10-11 August 2020. Bayesian epistemology remains the dominant account of […]

(Submitted by Vienna Circle Society).   Call For Application (Deadline: February 15, 2020) REPRESENTATION IN ART AND SCIENCE Univie Summer School – Scientific World Conceptions (USS-SWC) July 6–17, 2020 The Univie Summer School – Scientific World Conceptions (USS-SWC) – until 2014 under the label “Vienna International Summer University” – will be held from July 6 […]

Submitted by Andrea Reichenberger (Paderborn University).   Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, sehr geehrte Kolleg*innen, Wir möchten Ihnen den Pilot für ein Mentoring-Programm für akademische Philosoph*innen von SWIP Germany e.V. vorstellen und Sie einladen, bei Interesse als Mentor*in oder Mentee teilzunehmen. Mit diesem Programm möchte SWIP Germany einen Beitrag zur Geschlechtergerechtigkeit und Chancengleichheit leisten und […]