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
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        Panel discussion, 19.01.2018, 16:00, Unipark Nonntal, HS Thomas Bernhard (E.001). Afterwards, Network Phase in the foyer on the 1 UG.
        English Studies Professor, Simone Pfenninger, from the University of Salzburg has shown in her long-term study that early foreign language teaching - as it is currently being carried out in Europe - brings little benefit. Pfenninger has now been awarded the renowned prize of the Conrad Ferdinand Meyer Foundation for her research on the role of age in learning a foreign language. The ceremony will take place on 19 January, 2018, in Zurich. The award amount is CHF 20,000.
        On 17 May, 1999, Knesset elections were held in Israel. The leading candidate of the Labor Party was Ehud Barak. His former opponent Benjamin Nethaniahu from the Likud party was defeated. Four students of the University of Salzburg made a documentary about the "Land at the Crossroads" before and after this election. Without Ari Rath this film would never have come about.
        At the beginning of December, prize money of over € 3,000 was presented to Dr. Göttig, to whom the Promotion Prize Award was endowed. The prize was awarded for many years of successful research in the field of medically and biochemically important tissue kallikreins (KLK proteases) in humans.
        For the seventh time, the University of Salzburg has organized a glittering ball night in the Old Residence. A great program with live music in three grand rooms of the Residence and star DJ Hannes Bruniic awaits the guests.
        Is the next deadline is approaching and the work still not finished? The University Library of Salzburg opens the main library again until 02:00 and offers an attractive program for those who want to finish their work! Be there!
        Stefanie Manhart and Martin Happ were recently awarded the honorary prize of the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy. The best diploma and master theses of the academic year 2016/17 were awarded.
        Guest lecture on Wednesday, 17 January, 2018, 18:30, with Mag.a Maria Marschler (Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien) in the Abguss-Sammlung SR E.33, Classical and Early Aegean Archeology, Residenzplatz 1.
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