The OZSW started its operations in January 2013. An annual report on the first year of the OZSW is now available here. It was a succesful year in various ways. The OZSW gained many new members and many interesting activities were organized – including the first annual OZSW conference, various courses and schools for both … Continue reading OZSW Annual Report 2013 Now Available
A new OZSW study group has been established on Early Modern Philosophy. This study group aims to bring together scholars working in the Low Countries on Early Modern Philosophy, broadly construed in terms of period (roughly from Descartes to Kant) and specialisms (including but not limited to metaphysics, epistemology, political philosophy, ethics, philosophy of religion). … Continue reading New OZSW Study Group on Early Modern Philosophy
An OZSW member directory has become available online at https://www.ozsw.nl/membership-directory. This member directory is sortable by university and membership type, but you can also filter it for areas of interest/expertise, for membership of an OZSW study group, of for membership of an OZSW section (or a combination thereof). Furthermore, for each member you can click … Continue reading OZSW Member Directory Now Online
Op woensdag 25 juni van 15.00 tot 17.00 organiseert de OZSW in Utrecht een debat voor haar leden over de maatschappelijke rol van de academische filosofie. Vijf academische filosofen zullen eerst met elkaar en daarna met het publiek in discussie gaan. Het debat zal worden afgesloten met een borrel (17.00-18.00). Inloop met koffie en thee … Continue reading Maatschappelijke Rol v/d Academische Filosofie? – OZSW Debat & Borrel
The temporary OZSW website, which had been online since the start of the OZSW last year, has finally been replaced with a ‘permanent’ site (thank you, webdesigner Petra Baumann!). The new site has a more contemporary look. Furthermore, some improvements have been made to the event calendar: After logging in OZSW members can now add … Continue reading New OZSW Website / Improved Event Calendar
Per 1 February 2014 Ingrid Robeyns will step down as OZSW director, as she has accepted a position at the Philosophy Department at Utrecht University. The OZSW congratulates Ingrid on her new position, and is sad to see her go. Ingrid has made an invaluable contribution to getting the OZSW up and running – with … Continue reading Han van Ruler new OZSW director
Per 6 January 2014 Lizzy Patilaya has taken over from Catalina Peeters as OZSW secretary. Lizzy may be contacted through the same e-mail address: email@example.com. She will also maintain roughly the same office hours as Catalina, namely Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday mornings. The OZSW thanks Catalina for her invaluable contribution to setting up an … Continue reading New OZSW secretary
In April 2013 the OZSW has opened its membership registration. The number of members has been steadily increasing every since and is now at about 225 members. This includes both PhD students and senior researcher in the area of philosophy, coming from all 12 research universities in the Netherlands.
Since membership registration opened in March, a 140 people signed up for membership so far! The benefits of membership include a discount on the OZSW conference fee, and for PhD students the ability to participate in courses for free. If you think you are eligible for membership, but have not registered yet, please see https://www.ozsw.nl/membership-types-fees/.
The OZSW has opened its membership registration. For more information on membership types and fees, and of course the registration form, please click here.