Tag Archives: Sweden

CFP: Feminist Philosophy: Time and History

Nordic Summer University | Umeå Center for Gender Studies | Department of historical, philosophical, and religious studies | Umeå University | March 15-17, 2016 Abstract deadline: 7th of December. Invited speakers: * Tuija Pulkkinen (Academy professor at the Department of philosophy, history and culture, Helsinki University) * Kristina Fjelkestam (Associate professor in gender studies, Stockholm University) * Claudia Lindén (Associate professor in literature, Södertörn University) * Sara Edenheim (Docent in

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CFP: Nordic and Baltic Symposium on Love at Göteborg University

Exploring Affect: Love 27ŧh February – 1st March, 2015 | Göteborg University Exploring Affect, a study circle in the independent intellectual organization Nordic Summer University, invites scholars, students, artists and activists to an interdisciplinary symposium on love at Göteborg University from 27th of February to 1st of March in 2015. Invited speakers are Tove Pettersen, professor of philosophy at

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Two PhD positions at Södertörn University

Two doctoral positions in Philosophy are available at one of the Balphin partner universities Södertörn University . The last date for sending the applications is 1st March 2012. For detailed information please visit: Call For Applications Vacancies For specific questions contact: marcia.cavalcante@sh.se.

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CFP: What is empathy and what do we need it for? (Södertörn University, 16-18 Aug 2012)

The call for abstracts to the International Conference “What is empathy and what do we need it for?“ at one of the Balphin partner universities. Keynote speakers: Lou Agosta, University of Chicago Thomas Fuchs, University of Heidelberg Jodi Halpern, University of California Berkeley Matthew Ratcliffe, Durham University Jan Slaby, Freie Universität Berlin At Södertörn University August 16-18, 2012,

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Position: Postdoc Ethics, Linköping

Postdoc in Applied Ethics (60%) at the Centre for Applied Ethics, Linköping University, Sweden. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct research within ethics of technology and social ethics, analyzing ethical implications of surveillance technology and electronic identification documents such as e-passports. He or she will also be expected to do some teaching. This

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Job: Chair in Theoretical Philosophy, Uppsala University

Uppsala University in Sweden welcomes applications for the Chair in Theoretical Philosophy (previously named “Chair in Logic and Metaphysics”). The position has existed since 1604 and has previously been held by, among numerous others, Stig Kanger and Krister Segerberg. The successful candidate does not need any prior proficiency in Swedish but is expected to to

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CONF: Axel Hägerström and Modern Social Thought

We are pleased to inform you that the international conference “Axel Hägerström and Modern Social Thought”, on occasion of the centennial of his 1911 lecture ”On the Truth of Moral Ideas”, will take place on September 23-24 in Uppsala, Sweden. For information please see the conference website: www.hagerstromcentennial.se.

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