News Archive

04/2018
The program for the workshop Philosophy of medicine meets social epistemology at Leibniz Universität Hannover, June 7-8, 2018, is online now! You can find it on the workshop website. The event is co-organized by Saana Jukola, Anke Büter, Daria Jadreškić and Julia Pfeiff.

04/2018
Our colleagues from the Leibniz Center Science and Society (LCSS) at Leibniz Universität Hannover offer up to six PhD positions in the area of Science Studies or Higher Education Research, open for candidates from the disciplines of economics, political science, sociology, law, and philosophy. Please find the complete call here: German/English

04/2018
Anna Leuschner and Mathias Frisch have co-organized a workshop on Climate Science and Public Interests at Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institute of Philosophy, May 25-26, 2018. Please have a look at the program and the book of abstracts for further information.

04/2018
Enno Fischer, Mathias Frisch, and Sebastian Krug (Hannover) organize a workshop on Causes, Norms, and Decisions. The workshop will take place at Leibniz Universität Hannover, August 15-17, 2018. Please find the call for papers here. The deadline for contributions is May 1, 2018. For further information, please visit the workshop website.

04/2018
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Ernst (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg) will give his public lecture Too true to be good. On two kinds of rationality on Thursday, April 12, 2018, 16:00-17:15 at Bielefeld University. Please find more information here.

03/2018
The Research Training Group offers 3 PhD positions in Ethics of Science and/or Philosophy of Science, beginning October 1, 2019. Please find the complete job announcement here.

01/2018
Saana Jukola, Anke Büter, Daria Jadreškić and Julia Pfeiff organize a workshop on Philosophy of medicine meets social epistemology. The workshop will take place at Leibniz Universität Hannover, June 7-8, 2018. Please find further information and the call for papers here. The deadline for contributions is March 12, 2018.

01/2018
We have moved! The Hannover part of the group has a new address. Please find our new contact date here.

10/2017
A warm welcome to our new doctoral candidates: Rui Francisco de Souza Só Maia and Dijana Magđinski in Bielefeld, Leon-Philip Schäfer and Tobias Schönwitz in Hannover. We are thrilled to have you here!

10/2017
Stefano Canali, Mathias Frisch and Thomas Reydon (Leibniz Universität Hannover / GRK 2073) organize a workshop on Making Sense Of Data In The Sciences. Philosophical Perspectives on the Methodology, Epistemology and Practices of Data-Intensive Science. The workshop will take place at Leibniz Universität Hannover, October 26-27, 2017. Please find further information and the complete program here.

06/2017
Mathias Frisch (Leibniz Universität Hannover / GRK 2073) co-organizes a workshop on Symmetries and Asymmetries in Physics. The workshop will take place at Leibniz Universität Hannover, July 6-8, 2017. Please find further information here.

05/2017
The GRK 2073 is co-organizer of the workshop Inclusion and Exclusion in Philosophy (Leibniz Universität Hannover, June 20-22, 2017). Please find the program and abstracts here.

05/2017
Prof. Philip Kitcher (Columbia University) will visit the GRK from June 12 to June 14. As part of his stay, he will give a public lecture as well as a keynote at the workshop Progress in Science and Society at Leibniz Universität Hannover. Have a look at our poster for further information.

02/2017
Stefano Canali, Mathias Frisch and Thomas Reydon (Leibniz Universität Hannover / GRK 2073) organize a workshop on Making Sense Of Data In The Sciences. Philosophical Perspectives on the Methodology, Epistemology and Practices of Data-Intensive Science. The workshop will take place at Leibniz Universität Hannover, October 26-27, 2017. Please find further information and the call for papers here. The deadline for contributions is June 2, 2017.

01/2017
Anna Leuschner (Leibniz Universität Hannover / GRK 2073) and David Ludwig (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) organize a workshop on Inclusion and Exclusion in Philosophy. The workshop will take place at Leibniz Universität Hannover, June 20-22, 2017 in collaboration with the GRK 2073. Please find further information and the call for papers here.

01/2017
Silvia Ivani, M.A. (Tilburg University) will give her public lecture Challenging the Dichotomy of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Values: Feminist Values and Evolutionary Psychology on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017, 14:45-16:00 in the rooms of the Graduiertenkolleg (Am Klagesmarkt 14-17) at Leibniz Universität Hannover. Please find more information here.

12/2016
Prof. Dr. James Wilberding (Bochum) will give a public lecture on “Philosophie und Embryologie in der Antike” at Bielefeld University on Wednesday, December 14, 2016. Please have a look at our Events Calendar below for more information.

11/2016
The Research Training Group presented itself at the Faculty of Humanities’ celebration at Leibniz Universität Hannover. Please find our poster here (German only).

11/2016
Dr. Christine Bratu (LMU Munich) will give a public lecture on “Selbstachtung und Anerkennung” (23.11.2016) as well as a workshop on “Auschlussmechanismen in der akademischen Philosophie” (24.11.2016) at Bielefeld University. Please have a look at our Events Calendar below for more information.

11/2016
A warm welcome to our new doctoral members: David Hopf, Enno Fischer, Daria Jadreškić and Julia Pfeiff at Leibniz Universität Hannover and Anja Pichl at Bielefeld University.

10/2016
Dr. Carlo Martini (TINT Helsinki) will give his public lecture Integrating Evidence and Expertise: An Epistemological and Practical Problem on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016, 15:30 – 16:45 at the Department of Philosophy at Bielefeld University. Please find more information here.

07/2016
In October 2015, Anna Leuschner co-organized (together with Laszlo Kosolosky, Ghent University) a workshop on The Epistemic Role of Manufactured Dissent in Climate Science. The workshop was supported by GRK2073. Süddeutsche Zeitung reports on the workshop in the form of a whole-page feature.
The article is now also available in English.

07/2016
Dr. Susanne Uusitalo (University of Helsinki) will give her public lecture On the two roles of gambling in research and their relation to self-control on Monday, July 11th, 2016, 15:30 – 16:45 at the Department of Philosophy at Bielefeld University. Please find more information here.

05/2016
Dr. David Ludwig (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) will give his public lecture Naturalness vs. Social Critique? on Friday, May 27th, 2016, 14:00-15:15 at the Institute of Philosophy at Leibniz Universität Hannover. Please find more information here.

05/2016
For the Bielefeld Masterclass in Philosophy 2016 Prof. Dr. Hasok Chang will give several lectures on Pragmatism and Pluralism in the Philosophy of Science. The masterclass will take place from May 23rd till 25th, 2016 at the Department of Philosophy at Bielefeld University. Please find further information here.

10/2015
In October 2015, Anna Leuschner co-organizes (together with Laszlo Kosolosky, Ghent University) a workshop on The Epistemic Role of Manufactured Dissent in Climate Science. The workshop is supported by GRK2073. Süddeutsche Zeitung reports on the workshop in the form of a whole-page feature.