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
        The lecture series "Politics, History and Culture: Austria in the 20th and 21st Centuries" will be available again during Winter Semester 2018/19 with an exciting program.
        The kick-off of the new career development program, Karriere_Mentoring III, of the Universities of Salzburg, Linz and Krems, which took place in Gmunden on 13 September, was extremely well received.
        A team led by the Salzburg-based young researcher, Therese Wohlschlager, has developed an approach that allows biopharmaceuticals to be characterized more easily and faster than before, and subsequently, can be produced more cheaply.
        Information Event "Unifinanzierung NEU (Fokus Lehre) und Zielvereinbarungsprozess" will be held Tuesday, 16 October, 2018, from 15:00 to 17:00, Thomas Bernhard Hörsaal in the Unipark.
        On Friday, 7 September, 2018, in Berlin, the project "Making Art, Making Media, Making Change!", by Elke Zobl (Associate Professor of Science & Art), received the European Youth Culture Award (EYCA) in the category of "Science and Research”.
        The University Library Salzburg (Main Library and Faculty Library for Law) opens the door to the public and offers a diverse program.
        Political education has been a general teaching principle in Austria since 1978, that is, an educational and developmental task, which is the responsibility of the teachers of all school subjects and grades. The lecture series will show ways in which democracy education can work in different subjects, so that student teachers and educators have different perspectives on the same fundamental challenge.
        Conference in cooperation with the International Robert Musil Society in the KunstQuartier (W & K-Atelier, 1st floor, Bergstr. 12a) // FRAMEWORK PROGRAMM: Thursday, 4 October. VERNISSAGE in the KunstQuartier at 18:30 // Friday, 5 October. BOOK PRESENTATION at 19:30 in the Stefan-Zweig-Centre Edmundsburg // www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/de/kunstpolemik-polemikkunst.
        This SWEET SPOT takes place together with the Salzburg composer, experimental musician and sound artist, Werner Raditschnig. The series SWEET SPOT sees itself as a forum for both classical and completely new productions of electroacoustic music in Salzburg. In a lounge atmosphere, new pieces, as well as "classics" of the genre are heard and discussed, accompanied by a short introduction and the opportunity to discuss what listeners have heard.
        In this workshop, the eye should play an important role next to the ear. Using exercises, the participants will approach the subject in small groups and form visual, as well as acoustic sound.
        The relatively young democracy of Poland, whose political climate has intensified considerably since the last elections, is also moving increasingly to the fore. Politically critical leaders of representative cultural organisations have been, and continue to be, replaced by the new administration, while independent creative artists appear to be able to find niches that so far or already live outside the country.
        The workshop aims to examine the musicality of the body and, vice versa, the corporeality of music from a choreographic perspective. This approach corresponds with the extension of the concept of music, as well as the questioning of performance traditions in the context of New Music, which also puts a stronger emphasis on the body.
        On the occasion of the Long Night of the Museums 2018, the Casting Collection of the University of Salzburg will be open to the public.
        Putting Successful Models Into Perspective in Europe, 26 – 28 September, 2018, Schloss Rif, University of Salzburg. For students there are discounted day tickets!
        Important dates and information about registering for courses at the Language Center in the Winter Semester 2018/19.
        Brothers Leopold (6 years) and Ferdinand (4 years) explained to their friends: "We go to UNI during the holidays" and were right. They had places in the fully booked summer care program of the University’s Kinderbüro.
        The Leopold Kohr Academy has organized two events, one in September and another in October, 2018. Together with the University of Salzburg, the institution runs the Kohr Archive.
        On Saturday, 22 September, 2018, at 11:00, the Botanical Garden will be displaying the images of the artist, Karin Wimmeder. Only in fair weather. Alternative date: Saturday, 29 September, 2018, 11:00. Musically accompanied by the rhythm group "Schlagartig.org".
        From Hortus Medicus to Pharma Research. An exhibition of the Association of Botanical Gardens 2018.
        On 6 December, 2018, the University of Salzburg will host the WTZ Training Days on the theme of communication, dissemination and distribution in H2020 projects.
      • Veranstaltungen
      • 25.09.18 Welcome Day/Orientierungstag für Erstsemestrige
        26.09.18 Orientierungstag für Erstsemestrige
        26.09.18 Symposium: Prävention der Adipositas im Vorschulalter
        26.09.18 subnetTALK: Postdigitales Design (Vortragssprache DE)
        27.09.18 Symposium: Prävention der Adipositas im Vorschulalter
        27.09.18 Orientierungstag für Erstsemestrige
        28.09.18 Symposium: Prävention der Adipositas im Vorschulalter
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