Our former MA student successfully defends her PhD thesis at the University of Cambridge

February 13, 2024

Olesya Bondarenko (MA 2017) successfully defended her PhD dissertation titled "Tempering the Ambition of Social Science Genomics: Causation, Explanation, and Evidence for Policy" on 12 January 2024 at the University of Cambridge. Congratulations, Dr. Bondarenko!

Our former MA student successfully defends his PhD thesis at the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy

February 12, 2024

Mykola Bakaiev (MA 2019) successfully defended his PhD thesis "Explanation and Understanding in Postanalytic Philosophy of History" on 22nd January at the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. Congratulations, Dr. Bakaiev!

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ERC Preparative Fellowship at University of Bielefeld awarded to our alumnus Michele Luchetti

February 12, 2024

Michele Luchetti (PhD 2020), currently a visiting postdoctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin, was granted an ERC Preparative Fellowship at the University of Bielefeld. Michele will join the Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies of Science in April 2024 to develop an ERC starting grant application with the title "Towards a History and Philosophy of Performativity in Medical Research, Education and Practice."

Tim Crane on BBC's radio program ‘In our time’

January 25, 2024

This morning, 25th January 2024, at 10am CET, Tim Crane will be on the BBC's radio programme ‘In our time’ in a discussion with former colleague Philip Goff.

There will also be a podcast available to download later.

Three of our students receive 2024 PhD award

January 23, 2024

The PhD awards recognize outstanding performance in research in the case of advanced students, and in coursework and comprehensive exams in the case of first year students. The awardees have been selected by the University Doctoral Committee.    

Congratulations to Yavuz Basoglu and Vladimir Lazurca who received the 2024 Advanced PhD Award, and to Agnes Katona who received the 2024 First-Year PhD Award!