Bettina Bussmann

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Office: Room 2.07

Academic Career

  • since 02/2019: Associate Professor at the Department of Philosophy KGW of the University of Salzburg
  • 11/2018 Habilitation: Habilitation: Science-oriented philosophizing. The Philosophy Didactic Triangle and its significance for teaching
  • 10/2014 - 02/2019: Assistant Professor of Philosophy Education, Department of Philosophy, University of Salzburg
  • 2013: PhD in Philosophy at the PH Karlsruhe
  • 2012/2013: Research Assistant for Philosophy Education at the University of Hamburg
  • 2010/2011: Lectureship for Philosophy Education at the University of Hamburg
  • 2007–2014: Teacher of Philosophy (5th  to 12th  grade) and English at the Brecht School in Hamburg
  • 1990–2005: Working as a music journalist
  • 1993–2004: Education of my children, withdraw from academic activities
  • 1988–1992: Master in Philosophy, Economics and Logic/Philosophy of Science at the LMU Munich
  • 1987/88: Philosophy, Economics and Ancient History at the University of Pennsylvania
  • 1986/87: Philosophy and Economics at the University of Hamburg

    Administrative and Didactic Activities

    • 2009–2014: Cooperation between the Brecht School and the Department of Philosophy Education. Collaboration with Ekkehard Martens, head of the Department of Philosophical Education
    • 2007–2014: Leader of a course which provides further training for highly gifted pupils at the Brecht School
    • 2007–2014: Initiator and coordinator of a six-weeks pupil exchange programme (7th to 10th grade) with various schools in new Zealand.
    • 2008–2012: Further training for teachers of Philosophy at the LI Hamburg and at the Brecht School.
    • 2005–2008: Initiator and coordinator of regular literary events at the MENSA Hamburg
    • News
      The Paris Lodron University Salzburg celebrated University Day on Wednesday, 5 June, 2019. The link to the photo gallery (Scheinast) is here :
      A lawyer and two researchers from the scientific discipline won the Young Investigator Awards. They were presented during the Day of the University.
      The introductory and orientation phases at universities frequently determines where a student is in a course of study. Leonhard Menges from the Department of Philosophy has presented an excellent concept.
      The University Council approved the proposals of the designated Rector Hendrik Lehnert, and chose Nicola Hüsing, Katja Hutter, Barbara Romauer and Martin Weichbold as the new Vice-Rectors. The new Rectorate will start work on 1 October, 2019.
      Thanks to a generous legacy on the part of Herrn Kurt Zopf, the University of Salzburg is endowing the €10,000.00 Kurt Zopf Prize for habilitated members of organizational units of the University, which include the fields of Humanities, Cultural and / or Social Sciences, Law or Theology.
      The Botanical Garden invites you to a free guided tour! Meeting point: entrance to the Botanical Garden. Duration: about two hours. The tours takes place in all weather conditions. Botanical Garden, Hellbrunnerstrasse 34.
      The continuing education offer for committed teachers and interested parties in the new compact conference format in the Großen Universitätsaula Salzburg. Register now and learn how to make children and adolescents feel secure!
      The Botanical Garden invites you to a free guided tour! Meeting point: Entrance to the Botanical Garden. Duration: approximately one hour. The tour will take place in all weather conditions. Botanical Garden, Hellbrunnerstrasse 34.
      Thu 27 JUNE, 18:00: FINAL EVENT OF THE PROGRAM KUNSTPOLEMIK – POLEMIKKUNST // KunstQuartier|Bergstr. 12a |W&K-Atelier, 1. OG // www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/de/kunstpolemik-polemikkunst
      The 7th Salzburg Summer School will take place the 2nd and 3rd of September, 2019. A comprehensive pedagogical summer education program is offered for teachers and student teachers of all types of schools and subjects. Registrations are possible.
    • Veranstaltungen
    • 23.06.19 Die Familie der Rötegewächse: Botanisches und Spannendes
      24.06.19 Dr. Dirk Tiede, Venia: Geoinformatik (Beginn Vortrag 10:15 Uhr)
      25.06.19 Salzburger Apotheker-Kräutergarten
      26.06.19 Der Kampf um die Gesinnungsästhetik. Christa Wolf und der deutsch-deutsche Literaturstreit
      26.06.19 Sprachwandel R/Evolution von unsichtbarer Hand ?
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