Charlotte Werndl (Deputy Head of Department)

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Academic Career

  • Since 09.2014: Full Professor at the Department of Philosophy (KGW),University of Salzburg.
  • Since 09.2014: Visiting Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics.
  • Since 01.04.2011: Research Associate of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics.
  • 01.09.2013–01.09.2014: Associate Professor in Philosophy at the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London Schoolof Economics.
  • 01.09.2010–01.09.2013: Lecturer in Philosophy at the the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics.
  • 10.2009–09.09.2010: Junior Research Fellow in Philosophy at The Queen's College, University of Oxford.09.2006-04.
  • 2010: PhD in Philosophy, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Cambridge
  • 10.2000–08.2006: Master and Bachelor in Mathematics, Master and Bachelor in Philosophy, University of Salzburg.

      Research and Teaching Interests

      • General philosophy of science
      • philosophy of climate science
      • evidence and philosophy of statistics
      • philosophy of physics
      • philosophy of mathematics
      • philosophy of biology
      • formal epistemology
      • logic

      Administrative Activities

      • Deputy Head of Department
      • Member of the Curricula Commission
      • Mobility Coordinator
      • Director of the  Salzburg-Irvine-Exchange Program
      • Webmaster

      • Member of the Management Committee, Gesellschaft fuer Analytische Philosophie (GAP)
      • Member of the Nominations Committee European Society for Philosophy of Science
      • Assessor, International Union of History and Philosophy of Science, Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science
      • 01.07.2011-01.07.2018 Management Committee Member, Centre for the Philosophy of Natural and Social Science (CPNSS), London School of Economics
      • 01.09.2011-01.09.2014 Committee Member, British Society for the Philosophy of Science
      • 01.07.2011-01.07.2014 Steering Committee Member, Centre for the Philosophy of Natural and Social Science (CPNSS), London School of Economics.


      Editorial Activities

      • Editor, Review of Symbolic Logic.
      • Associate Editor, Philosophy of Science.
      • Editorial Board Member, Grazer Philosophische Studien
      • June 2012-May 2016: Associate Editor, European Journal for the Philosophy of Science

      Programme Committees:

      • 2014 Philosophy of Science Association (PSA)meeting in Chicago
      • 2014 Interdisciplinary Symposium on Complex Systems
      • Fourth Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA 2013 in Helsinki)
      • 17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (at LMU Munich)
      • Fifth Sydney-Tilburg Conference on the Philosophy of Science "The Progress of Science"
      • British Society for the Philosophy of Science Annual Conference 2012, 2013, 2014
      • 18th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics, London
      • MuST, Evidence, Risk and Inference 2016, MCMP Munich

      • News
        To simply stifle migration as a problem falls short - it will aggravate existing inequalities and blind the real power conditions.
        From now until 3 July, it is possible to register for the "ditact_women's IT summer school" of the University of Salzburg . It takes place from 21 August to 2 September at the Unipark Nonntal and at the Fachhochschule Salzburg: http://www.ditact.ac.at.
        More than 100 events will take place in the city of Salzburg during the "Wissenschaftsmonat - Jetzt Zukunft erleben". The University of Salzburg is involved.
        The "KinderUNI unterwegs" travels this year with knowhow into the Pongau region. To start, it is setting up station in Bischofshofen. On 16 & 17 May, 2017, the University of Salzburg, together with the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences, the EuropeDirect Information Center Salzburg Süd and the Salzburg Academy, will offer a colorful, free program.
        The Austrian Network for Migration History (ÖNM) recently expanded and enriched the research profile of the Department of History with its research, exhibition, collection and publication activities within the framework of historical migration research. At the same time, the network is the Research Center of Migration, Labor and Urban Studies, which is also located at the Department of History.
        Monika Frass, Professorial Chair for Ancient History and Antiquities, "Kauf- und Konsumverhalten im Alltagsleben der Antike"; and Wohlmayr Wolfgang, Professorial Chair for Classical Archeology, "Archäologie – Wandel einer Disziplin", Date: Tuesday, 13 June, 2017. Time: 18:30. Place: Alte Residenz, Residenzplatz 1, Abguss-Sammlung Archäologie (SR E.33).
        The series of lectures on “Erziehungswissenschaftliche Migrationsforschung in vergleichender Perspektive” is a contribution of the interdisciplinary exchange on education in the society of migration. In this framework, a dialogue between an expert audience, students and urban society is to be stimulated and new emphasis for intercultural education research and the opening up of educational institutions.
        Lecture Series on Global Challenges: 19/20, May; 23/24 June, 2017, UniPark Salzburg.
        Tuesday, 23 May, 2017, 19:00, Saal of the Salzburger Nachrichten (Karolingerstraße 40, Salzburg). Theme: "The wisdom of India, what connects Hindus and Christians."
        Panel discussion in the Unipark on the current debate of "political correctness" with Alexandra Weiss, Matthias Dusini and Michael Schmidt-Salomon. Time: 18:00 – 19:30.
        Prof. Jürgen Popp, Leibnitz Institute for Photonic Technologies, Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Jena, speaks on the topic "Biophotonics - the Solution for Urgent Medical Needs!" On 24 May, 2017 at 17:15 in HS 403 at the NAWI.
        Professor Gerhard Vowe speaks about the connection between the migration crisis and political communication at the Department of Communication Science / University of Salzburg.
        17–18 June: Workshop “Tatjana Afanassjewa and her legacy: New perspectives on irreversibility”
        On 19 June, 2017, Manfred Auer will hold a guest lecture on the subject of "A Confocal Nanoscanning - On-Bead Screening Platform (CONA) for basic and translational science" at the Grünen Hörsaal (403) of the NW Faculty. The Department of Molecular Biology invites you to attend!
        A workshop will be held on the topic of “Evidence, Uncertainty and Decision Making with a particular Emphasis on Climate Science”.
        The PLUS Green Campus Summer School goes the next round. From 17 to 21 July, 2017, students of the University of Salzburg will have the opportunity, together with Salzburg AG, to work on scientifically substantiated, practical concepts for answering important future questions.
      • Veranstaltungen
      • 23.05.17 ÜberGänge. (RVO Experimentierraum Wissenschaft und Kunst)
        23.05.17 Kanonische Texte
        23.05.17 Der Hundertjährige, der aus dem Fenster stieg und verschwand
        23.05.17 Erziehungswissenschaftliche Migrationsforschung in vergleichender Perspektive (Vortragssreihe)
        24.05.17 W&K-Forum. Sind wir eine Gesellschaft der Gekränkten? Zur aktuellen Debatte um political correctness
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