Anja Pichl, M.A.

anja

Doctoral Candidate

Abteilung Philosophie
Universität Bielefeld
Postfach 100131
33501 Bielefeld
Germany

Building X, Room A4-105

Phone: +49 (0) 521 / 106 – 6950
Email: a.pichl@uni-bielefeld.de


Research project

Bridging the gap between life sciences and ethics with a philosophy of science approach to key concepts of stem cell research and synthetic biology


CV

since 2016
Doctoral candidate at the DFG Research Training Group 2073 “Integrating Ethics and Epistemology of Scientific Research” at Universität Bielefeld

2014-2016
Research assistant (Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin) of the subproject “Individual- and socio-ethical perspectives on a translational research project” within the Bavarian research network Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (ForIPS), funded by the Bavarian Ministry for Education and Culture, Science and Art, based at the Institute TTN at LMU Munich and lead by Prof. Dr. Arne Manzeschke.

2015–2016
Scientific Coordinator of the International BMBF-Summer School Pluripotent Stem Cells. Scientific practice of stem cell research: ethical, legal and social aspects and discourses, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

2012–2014
Student assistant at the Institute TTN at LMU Munich


Publications

Forthcoming. Stem cell concepts: Epistemological and ethical issues. In Hauskeller, C., Manzeschke, A., Pichl, A. (eds): The matrix of stem cell research revisited (expected publication date: 2017)

(2015) Entwicklungsbiologische Totipotenz und das ethische Potentialitätsargument. Probleme des ethischen Naturalismus in der Embryonenschutzdebatte. In Ach, J.S., Denkhaus, R., Lüttenberg, B. (eds): Forschung an humanen embryonalen Stammzellen. Aktuelle Ethische Fragestellungen. Book Series: Münsteraner Bioethik-Studien, Vol. 13, Lit-Verlag Münster

(2015) Synthetische Biologen als Newtons des Grashalms? Epistemologische und transzendentalphilosophische Zweifel an der Gegenstandskonzeption der Synthetischen Biologie. In: Herresthal, S., Grassman, T. (eds): Leben konstruieren? Deutungsmuster synthetischer Biologie. TTN edition Nr. 1/2015