New OZSW study group: History of Metaphysics

A new study group on the topic ‘History of Metaphysics – the Greek, Arabic and Latin Traditions’ has been established by Wouter Goris. The first activity of the group will concern the international conference “Analysis and Synthesis. Philosophical Method and Scientific Methodology in Ancient and Medieval Thought”, 18-21 december 2013 at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. … Continue reading New OZSW study group: History of Metaphysics

Section ‘History of Philosophy’ starts monthly newsletter

In order to avoid cross-posting, and to present the information in a coherent way, the OZSW section History of philosophy” will compile a monthly newsletter, starting in January 2014. Please send all relevant information to the following address: newsletter-gf@ozsw.nl.

New OZSW study group: ‘Klassieke Duitse Filosofie’

A new study group on the topic ‘Klassieke Duitse Filosofie & haar Actualiteit‘ has been established by Christian Krijnen. The first meeting of the study group will take place on 13 December at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. For more information on the study group and how to join, please see https://www.ozsw.nl/study-group-klassieke-duitse-filosofie-en-haar-actualiteit/.

PhD seminar on ‘peer reviewing’ open for registration

In the afternoon of Friday 13 December the OZSW PhD council is organizing another seminar, this time on the topic of ‘peer reviewing’. More information on the program can be found here. Participation is free.

CfP 2014 OZSW Graduate Conference Theoretical Philosophy

The 2014 OZSW Graduate Conference in Theoretical Philosophy will take place from May 26-28 at VU University Amsterdam. Key note speakers are Alva Noë (Berkeley), Hanne Andersen (Aarhus), Igor Douven (Groningen), and Elizabeth Barnes (Leeds). A call for papers has now been released. Abstracts of max. 500 words and prepared for blind review can be submitted … Continue reading CfP 2014 OZSW Graduate Conference Theoretical Philosophy

Sabine Roeser wins ‘Best Supervisor Award’ of PhD Council

Sabine Roeser has won the ‘Best Supervisor Award 2013‘, an initiative of the OZSW PhD council. At the OZSW member meeting during the OZSW conference on Saturday November 15th she received the award from two representatives from the PhD council. The PhD council also acknowledged the excellent supervision qualities of the three other nominees, namely … Continue reading Sabine Roeser wins ‘Best Supervisor Award’ of PhD Council

Boom sponsors closing reception OZSW conference

Uitgeverij Boom, a Dutch publisher of amongst others philosophy books, has kindly offered to sponsor the closing reception of the upcoming first annual OZSW conference, to take place on November 15-16 at Erasmus University Roterdam. The conference will have almost 200 participants, philosophers from both the Netherlands and abroad.

Only a few days left to register for the OZSW conference!

Please note that registration for the OZSW conference will be possible up to and including Tuesday November 5th. For more information about registration for the conference, see https://www.ozsw.nl/2013-conference-registration-fees/. The full program, including abstracts, can be browsed through at https://www.conftool.com/ozsw_conference_2013/sessions.php.

OZSW 2013 ReMa winter school now open for registration

The OZSW is organizing a winter school for Research Master students in philosophy. It will take place from 5-7 December 2013 in a conference hotel in Lunteren.The full program can now be found at https://www.ozsw.nl/ozsw-research-master-school-2013/. It includes two key note lectures on personal identity. There will also be a number of workshops to foster the skills … Continue reading OZSW 2013 ReMa winter school now open for registration