Anna Elisabeth Höhl, M.A.

Doctoral Candidate

Abteilung Philosophie
Universität Bielefeld
Postfach 100131
33501 Bielefeld

Building X, Room A4-239

Phone: +49 (0) 521 / 106 – 4600


Research Project

Scientific Understanding – What it is and How it is Achieved


Since 2018
Doctoral Candidate at the DFG Research Training Group 2073 Integrating Ethics and Epistemology of Scientific Research, Bielefeld University

2015 – 2018
Master of Arts Philosophy of Science, Leibniz Universität Hannover

Semester Abroad at the University of Nebraska Lincoln, USA

2011 – 2015
Interdisciplinary Bachelor (B.Sc.) Physics and History, Leibniz Universität Hannover

Additional Qualifications

2019 – 2020
Participant in the Mentoring Program movement, Bielefeld University

2015 – 2018
Student Assistant at the Institute for Physics Didactics, Leibniz Universität Hannover

2013 – 2014
Student Assistant at the Institute for Quantum Optics, Leibniz Universität Hannover


Book reviews

De Regt, Henk W. and Höhl, Anna E. (2020) “Understanding, Explanation, and Scientific Knowledge”. Review of Understanding, Explanation and Scientific Knowledge, by Kareem Khalifa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


“Scientific Understanding and Scientific Explanation” at the 10th SOPhiA (Salzburg Conference for Young Analytic Philosophy), University of Salzburg, September 18th-20th, 2019


  • Seminar (WiSe 2019/20): “Was versteht die Wissenschaft?” (Bielefeld University)