Nieuwe Publiekssite Presenteert Onderzoek van Jonge Filosofen

Vier ‘young philosophers’ aan het woord op Brainwash Festival 2017 Jaarlijks promoveren tientallen filosofen aan de Nederlandse universiteiten. Om meer bekendheid te geven aan hun werk, lanceert de Nederlandse Onderzoeksschool Wijsbegeerte (OZSW) op 16 september aanstaande de publiekssite www.theyounphilopshers.org. Op de site presenteren de jonge filosofen de belangrijkste resultaten van hun onderzoek. Ze promoveren op … Continue reading Nieuwe Publiekssite Presenteert Onderzoek van Jonge Filosofen

OZSW Annual Report 2016 Now Available

The 2016 Annual Report of the OZSW is now available. Read the summary in this news item. Summary The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (Onderzoekschool Wijsbegeerte – OZSW) is the collaborative enterprise of the philosophy departments and faculties of eleven Dutch universities. Its general purpose is to strengthen the discipline of academic philosophy by (1) … Continue reading OZSW Annual Report 2016 Now Available

Naomi Kloosterboer, winner of the Dutch-Flemish day of philosophy

The OZSW is really proud to congratulate Naomi Kloosterboer who won the Dutch-Flemish day of philosophy with her ‘slam-science type’ talk: ‘Hoe je overtuigd raakt: luister niet naar de neurologen’, as well as Frank van Caspel and Jojanneke Vanderveen who respectively came second and third. From left to right: Jojanneke Vanderveen, Naomi Kloosterboer and Frank … Continue reading Naomi Kloosterboer, winner of the Dutch-Flemish day of philosophy

Annual OZSW Debate on Valorization

All OZSW members are invited to register for the OZSW annual debate. The topic this year is “Valorization as a Quality Criterion for Research in Philosophy” (“Valorisatie als Kwaliteitskriterium van Filosofisch Onderzoek”). It will take place on 28 October 2016, at the Delft University of Technology. Prof. dr. Sabine Roeser, prof. dr. Maarten Doorman and prof. … Continue reading Annual OZSW Debate on Valorization

Dutch-Flemish Day of Philosophy: ‘Tall Tales’

Dear all, On 22 October 2016 an event will take place that is not to be missed: the yearly ‘Dutch-Flemish day of Philosophy’, or, in Dutch, de ‘Nederlands-Vlaamse Filosofiedag’. Its theme will be ‘Tall tales’ (of: ‘Sterke Verhalen’). Dutch and Flemish philosophers are ‘taalkunstenaars’: they have always excelled in combining philosophy with storytelling. To highlight … Continue reading Dutch-Flemish Day of Philosophy: ‘Tall Tales’

Save the dates!

The OZSW announces two great events taking place later this year: 1. The ‘Nederlands-Vlaamse Filosofiedag’. This yearly event is planned on Saturday, 22 October 2016. It will be hosted by the ISVW , the ‘Internationale School voor Wijsbegeerte’ in Leusden, this year celebrating its 100th anniversary. The PhD Council of the OZSW is responsible for … Continue reading Save the dates!