Wolfgang Spohn#


Wolfgang Spohn
Email:wolfgang.spohn 'at' uni-konstanz.de
Membership Number:3968
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY
Section:PHILOSOPHY, THEOLOGY & RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Username:wspohn
Homepage: http://www.uni-konstanz.de/FuF/Philo/Philosophie/philosophie/index.php?article_id=25&clang=0



Present and Previous Positions
  • 1996, 04 – today: Chair of Philosophy and Philosophy of Science, University of Konstanz
  • 1991, 04 – 1996, 03: Chair of Philosophy of Science, University of Bielefeld
  • 1986, 08 – 1991, 03: Asscociate Professor, University of Regensburg
  • 1984, 08 – 1986, 07: Assistant Professor (Akademischer Oberrat), University of Munich
  • 1984, 04 – 1984, 07: Substitute of a Chair of Philosophy, University of Bielefeld
  • 1976, 03 – 1984, 03: Assistant Professor (wissenschaftlicher Assistent), University of Munich
  • 1971, 10 – 1973, 05: Scientific Collaborator at a DFG research project directed by Prof. Dr. W. Stegmüller

Fields of Scholarship
  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy of science
  • Philosophy of mind and language
  • Metaphysics and ontology
  • Philosophical logics
  • Philosophy of logic and mathematics
  • Theory of (theoretical and practical) rationality
  • Decision and game theory

Honours and Awards
  • Frege-Preis 2015 of the Gesellschaft für Analytische Philosophie (for Outstanding Achievements in Analytic Philosophy)
  • Lakatos Award 2012 of the London School of Economics (for an Outstanding Contribution to the Philosophy of Science)
  • Fellow Elect of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences in Stanford, California (2005)
  • Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina (since 2002)
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor at the Department of Philosophy of the University of California at Irvine, USA (1988)
  • Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study, Berlin (1985/86)
  • Heisenberg Grant of the DFG (1985, not used)

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