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Michele Luchetti, Zsolt Kapelner and Nikhil Mahant awarded with doctoral achievement prizes

February 24, 2020

Warmest congratulations to Michele Luchetti and Zsolt Kapelner, who has been awarded the Award for Advanced Doctoral Students this year.

Congratulation also goes to Nikhil Mahant, who won the Academic Achievement Award for First-Year Doctoral Students.

Zsolt Kapelner wins 2019 Res Publica postgraduate essay prize

February 12, 2020

We are congratulating our doctoral student Zsolt Kapelner for winning the 2019 Res Publica Postgraduate Essay Prize with his paper ‘Revolution Against Non-violent Oppression’.

Garrett Mindt appointed as Elizabeth R. Koch Research Fellow

February 3, 2020

As of January 1st 2020 our PhD alumnus, Garrett Mindt is the new Elizabeth R. Koch Research Fellow for Tiny Blue Dot Consciousness Studies in the Wisconsin Institute for Sleep and Consciousness. Congratulation Garrett!

Successful Defense of David Bartha

December 9, 2019

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the successful defense of the PhD Dissertation by

David Bartha
on
God, World and Archetypes: A Voluntarist Interpretation of Berkeley’s Philosophy

Successful Defense of Garrett Mindt

November 19, 2019

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce the successful defense of the PhD Dissertation by

Garrett Mindt
on
Reducing Uncertainty
Understanding the Information-Theoretic Origins of Consciousness

Members of the Defense Committee:

Supervisor: Tim Crane (CEU)
External member: Kelvin McQueen (Chapman University)
Internal member: Howard Robinson (CEU)

The defense was held on 18 November 2019.