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
        Around 200 representatives from all Austrian universities and colleges met at the University of Salzburg to discuss developments in international cooperation.
        The university fitness center presents itself in new clothes. Six years after its opening, it has now been expanded over the summer.
        Dr. Thomas Berger is this year's winner of the GÖCH Best Habilitation Research Award of 2017 awarded by the Society of Austrian Chemists (GÖCh) during the occasion of the 17th Austrian Chemistry Days, held 25 - 28 September, 2017, at the University of Salzburg.
        ICANN is considered the "government" of the Internet. This NGO ensures that access and retrieval function smoothly and it awards the so-called Top Level Domains. While ICANN has a central position in the worldwide network, it has also been criticized - in particular, consideration of the politics of relevant civil society organization give way to discourse.
        On Saturday, 11 November, Rector Heinrich Schmidinger was awarded the Cardinal Innitzer Award 2017 in the category "Geisteswissenschaft".
        On Thursday, 23 November, 2017, at 19:00, Alt-Bundespräsident, Dr. Heinz Fischer, will speak on "Democracy in Transition". The venue for the 38th Salzburg Lecture is the Große Universitätsaula on Max Reinhardt Square. Please register at: here
        Thursday, 23 November, 2017, 17:15, HS E.001 (Unipark) - Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gerhard Langer (Vienna) - Demons in Persian and Talmudic texts.
        The research group Medienwandel organizes an event on the topic Fake News with two podium discussions in the SN-Saal.
        Dr. Maddalena Barenghi, University of Salzburg, Department of History, will hold a lecture on 22 November at the China Center, on "Writing of Events Past to Understand the Ages to Come: An Introduction to History Writing in Imperial China".
        The eighth conference of the "Salzburg Interdisciplinary Discourses" on the subject "From 'Beautiful Diversity' to Precarious Heterogeneity." Educational processes in plural society takes place on 30 November and 1 December, 2017, in HS 2.407 of the School of Education in the Unipark Nonntal (Erzabt-Klotz-Straße 1, Salzburg, 2nd floor).
        Ingrid Gilcher-Holtey, University of Bielefeld, will give a talk on the Artist as Intellectual in the tradition of the avant-garde (KunstQuartier, W&K-Atelier, Bergstr. 12a, 1st floor) on 1 December, at 19:30.
        Symposium - Friday, 1 December, 2017, 14:00 – 19:30, W&K Atelier, Bergstraße 12a, Salzburg. Escape is a central topic in Austria's media coverage, and it also has been increasingly used in contemporary art and cultural work for some time - particularly since summer / autumn 2015.
        A learning process that requires courage. Courage to try new things, make mistakes, get in touch and open up. With Nadja Al-Masri-Gutternig and Monika Daoudi-Rosenhammer - Tuesday, 21 November, 2017, 10:30 – 12:00, Salzburg Museum, Mozartplatz 1.
        In the early modern period, a variety of mediators - between power blocs, states, denominations, languages, cultures, status groups, genera, genders, sciences and the arts - establish themselves.
      • Veranstaltungen
      • 20.11.17 Fragmentary Latin and low literary laughter
        22.11.17 Sozialpädagogische Blicke
        22.11.17 „Writing of Events Past to Understand the Ages to Come: An Introduction to History Writing in Imperial China“
        23.11.17 The dual Minkowski problem
        23.11.17 Vermittlungsfiguren und Vermittlungskonflikte im 17. und frühen 18. Jahrhundert
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