Claude Debru#


Claude Debru
Former Member
Email:Claude.Debru 'at' ens.fr
Membership Number:4120
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:FRANCE
Section:PHILOSOPHY, THEOLOGY & RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Username:cdebru


Present and Previous Positions
  • Since 2002 Professor of philosophy of science at the Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris,
  • Leader of the History and Philosophy of Science Group, director of the Department of Philosophy (2007-2011)
  • Director of the l’USR 3308 – CIRPHLES (Centre International de Recherche : Philosophie, Lettres et Savoirs) (2010-2012)
  • Leader of the "Collectif Histoire Philosophie Science" of the Ecole Normale Supérieure.
  • 1999-2002 Professor at the University Denis Diderot in Paris.
  • 1991-1999 Director, European Center for the History of Medicine, University of Strasbourg Louis Pasteur .
  • 1981-1989 Member of the Departement of experimental medicine, University of Lyon Claude Bernard .
  • 1986 Research director CNRS.

Fields of Scholarship
  • History and philosophy of the life sciences and medicine
  • History of molecular biology, biotechnology, and neuroscience
  • History of the biochemistry of proteins
  • Neurological and Philosophical Aspects of Dreaming
  • Georges Ganguilhem's philosophy of medicine
  • Psychophysiology of the perception of time and duration
  • Patterns of Experimentation in Biotechnology

Honours and Awards
  • 1983 Prix Binoux de l’Académie des Sciences
  • 1992 Prix Grammaticakis-Neuman de l’Académie des Sciences
  • 1993 Correspondent member of the French Académie des sciences
  • 1998 Member of the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
  • 1999 Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite
  • 2005 Correspondent member of the Académie internationale d’histoire des sciences
  • 2007 Member of the European Academy of Sciences
  • 2009 Médaille Blaise Pascal des sciences humaines et humanités, conferred by the European Academy of Sciences
  • 2011 Member of the French Académie des sciences
  • 2012 Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur
  • 2012 Prix Gustav Neuenschwander of the European Society for the History of Science
  • Since 2014 President of the European Academy of Sciences

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