Hannah Hilligardt, M.A.

Doctoral Candidate

DFG-Graduiertenkolleg 2073
Institut für Philosophie
Leibniz Universität Hannover
Lange Laube 32
30159 Hannover

Room 103

Phone: +49 (0) 511 / 762 – 14505
E-Mail: hannah.hilligardt@philos.uni-hannover.de

Research Project

(Political) Representation in Science and Science Policy


Since 06/2020 – Doctoral Candidate at the DFG Research Training Group 2073 Integrating Ethics and Epistemology of Scientific Research, Leibniz Universität Hannover

2017 – 2020 Master of Arts (Research) “Philosophy”, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

2013 – 2017 Master of Arts “Philosophy and European Studies”, University of Dundee, UK

2015 – 2016 Semester abroad at Université Pierre-Mendès-France, Grenoble, France


“Political Representation in Science“, European Philosophy of Science Conference, Turin, September 2021

“How to not relativize scientific claims when speaking of their politics”, Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW) Conference, Online, December 2020

“Latour and Tipping Points”, 39th Dutch-Flemish Day of Philosophy, University of Twente, 22 February 2020


  • Seminar (WiSe 2021/22): “Feminist Philosophy of Science” (Leibniz University Hannover)
  • 2016: Tutor for German (Università degli studi di Pavia, Italy)

Additional Qualifications

2016 – 2017 Organiser of Scottish Humanities Undergraduate Conference

2016 – 2017 Editor Dundee Humanities Undergraduate Journal