Christopher Gauker

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Academic Career

  • Since 2014: Full Professor at the Department of Philosophy (KGW), University of Salzburg.
  • 2012: Fulbright-University of Vienna, Visiting Professorship in Humanities and Social Science.
  • 2000–2014: Professor, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1999: Visiting Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University.
  • 1993–2000: Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1988–1993: Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1987–1988: Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Wyoming.
  • 1986–1987: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1985–1986: Visiting Assistant Professor, Wesleyan University.
  • 1979–1985: Teaching Assistant/Instructor, University of Pittsburgh
  • 1979–1984:  Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh (Dissertation director: Wilfrid Sellars).
  • 1974–1979:  B.A., University of Chicago (Bachelor's thesis director: Donald Davidson).
  • 1977–1978:  Exchange student at the University of Frankfurt.

    Research and Teaching Interests

      • Philosophy of Language
      • Philosophy of Mind
      • Philosophical Logic
      • History of Modern Philosophy

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        The physician and psychologist Hendrik Lehnert was solemnly introduced to his position as Rector of the Paris Lodron University Salzburg on FR 22.11.19. The new rector will be assisted by materials chemist, Nicola Hüsing; innovation expert, Katja Hutter; financial expert, Barbara Romauer; and sociologist, Martin Weichbold. Click here for Photo Gallery
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