Appointments and Announcements

Good Practice Scheme

The Department of Philosophy of Central European University is highly conscious of issues like gender bias, the representation of women in philosophy events, caregivers’ needs, and related ones. The department has been making an effort to address these issues. With this in mind, the department has decided to subscribe to the British Philosophical Association and the Society of Women in Philosophy’s Good Practice Scheme.

Andrés Moles promoted to the Rank of Associate Professor

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that Andrés Moles has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor, valid from August 1, 2017.

Warmest congratulations, Andrés!

Simon Rippon Promoted to the Rank of Associate Professor

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that Simon Rippon has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor, valid from December 1, 2016.

Warmest congratulations, Simon!

Krishnaswamy Ramakrishnan Spends Fall Term at CEU

September 28, 2016

The Department welcomes Dr Krishnaswamy Ramakrishnan, Assistant Professor at O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat, India, who will be spending Fall Term at CEU. Krishnaswamy is working on the ontological status of subjectivity in both Husserl and Wittgenstein, and is also interested in the philosophy of language and its interface with consciousness. Some part of his research also falls within political philosophy, where he deals with concepts like justice, nationality and modernity. Enjoy your stay in Budapest, Krishna!

Mathieu Charbonneau Joins the Department as Postdoctoral Fellow

A warm welcome to Mathieu Charbonneau, our new postdoctoral fellow for this and the following academic year. Mathieu, who has graduated from the Université de Montréal in 2013, is affiliated with the Departments of Philosophy and Cognitive Science, and is working at the intersection of the philosophy of social sciences, the philosophy of technology, the philosophy of biology, and cognitive science.

Have a productive and enjoyable stay, Mathieu!