Current Visitors

BruceCaldwell

Bruce Caldwell

Bruce Caldwell is a Research Professor of Economics and the Director of the Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University, USA. He is the General Editor of the book series, The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek, and the author of Hayek's Challenge: An Intellectual Biography of F. A. Hayek. While at LSE he will hold the Ludwig M. Lachmann Research Fellowship in Austrian Economics.

Dates of visit:  09/10/2012 – 31/08/2015

Email: bruce.caldwell@duke.edu

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Silvia Casini


Silvia Casini is a lecturer in visual culture and film at the University of Aberdeen. She was awarded an AHRC-funded PhD in visual studies by Queen’s University, Belfast (UK). Among her research interests there are: the aesthetics and epistemology of scientific visualization. Her essays appeared in among others Leonardo, Configurations, Contemporary Aesthetics, The Journal of Media Practice, Tecnoscienza, Museums ETC as well as in edited collections for Bloomsbury, Nordic Academic Press, etc. 
 
Dates of Visit:  May 2015 - December 2015
 
Email: silvia.casini@abdn.ac.uk
 
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Greta Favara

I am a third year PhD student in Political Studies at the Graduate School in Social and Political Sciences of the University of Milan. I received a MA in Philosophy from the San Raffaele University (Milan) where I am currently a member of CeSEP – Centre for Public Ethics Studies. I am writing about the practicability requirements that normative political theories ought to satisfy.

Dates of visit: January - July 2015

Email: greta.favara@unimi.it

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Wenceslao Gonzalez

Wenceslao J. Gonzalez is Professor of Logic and Philosophy of Science (University of A Coruña). He is a Full Member of the International Academy for Philosophy of Sciences (AIPS). He has been a Visiting Fellow at the Center for Philosophy of Science (University of Pittsburgh) and a Team Leader of the European Science Foundation program entitled “The Philosophy of Science in a European Perspective.”
 
He has been a visiting researcher at the Universities of St. Andrews, Münster and London (LSE). He has given lectures at the Universities of Pittsburgh, Stanford, Quebec, Helsinki, and Reno (Nevada). The conferences in which he has participated include those organized by the Universities of Uppsala, New South Wales, Bologna, Canterbury (NZ), and Beijing. He has edited 36 volumes on philosophy and methodology of science. He is co-editor of the European Studies in Philosophy of Science.
 
Dates of Visit: 3rd July 2015 - 31st August 2015

Email: wencglez@udc.es

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Hykel Hosni

Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Italy

Dates of visit:  02/02/2012 – 14/12/2015

Email: H.Hosni@lse.ac.uk

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Alexander Krauss

Alexander is a visiting research fellow at CPNSS. He also teaches at the University College London. His postdoc research focuses largely on questions of epistemology, the philosophy of science and the limitations of science. He has a Bachelor's in Philosophy , a Master's in Philosophy, as well as in Political Science, and a PhD in Development Economics.

Dates of visit: January - December 2015

Email: A.Krauss@ucl.ac.uk 

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Deborah G. Mayo

Professor of Philosophy at Virginia Tech University.

Dates of visit: 01/05/2013 - 30/04/2016

Email: mayod@vt.edu

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Jakub Motrenko

Jakub Motrenko

Jakub Motrenko is a graduate from the Institute of Sociology and Institute of Philosophy at the University of Warsaw. Previously he has also studied in Bordeaux and Poitiers in France. His doctoral thesis explores the paradigmatic shift in Polish sociology towards anti-positivism in the 70's and 80's. His main scholarly interests include the philosophy and sociology of the social sciences, the history of sociology and sociological theory.

Dates of Visit: April 2015 - July 2015

Email: jmotrenko@gmail.com

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Heinrich Nax

Heinrich Nax

A social choice student turned evolutionary game theorist turned experimentalist turned social choice theorist. Educated at LSE, Oxford, PSE and JHU. Currentl at ETH.

Dates of Visit: Dec 2014 - Dec 2015

Email: heinrich.nax@gess.ethz.ch 

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Stefan Schubert

Swedish Research Council.

Dates of visit: 09/01/2013 - Dec. 2015

Email: schubers@lse.ac.uk 

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Jose Solano

Jose Martinez-Solano

José Francisco Martínez-Solano (BA in History and Philosophy, PhD in Philosophy) is Lecturer in Sociology at the School of Economics, University of Murcia (Spain). He has been Research Fellow in the Department of Science and Technology Studies at University College London, as well as Visiting Fellow in the “Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science” at LSE. His areas of interest are Philosophy and Methodology of the Social Sciences (Economics and Sociology). Among his publications are “A Popper for the Twenty-first Century” (2008) and “Epistemic Indeterminism and Methodological Individualism: A Comparison between Karl Popper and Friedrich Hayek” (2013).
 
Dates of Visit:  1st July 2015 - 31st August 2015

Email: jsolano@um.es

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Orri Stefansson

Hlynur Orri Stefansson

After finishing a bachelors degree from the University of Iceland in 2008, I did an MSc degree in Philosophy and Public Policy at the LSE, and subsequently an MPhil/PhD in Philosophy, also from the LSE. I defended my PhD these, called "Decision theory and counterfactual evaluations", in May 2014. since March 2014 I have been a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at College D'etudes Mondiales in Paris, where I am associated with Marc Fleurbaey's Chair on Welfare Economics and Social Justice and the Franco-Swedish Program in Philosophy and Economics.

Dates of visit: September 2014 - July 2015

Email: hlynur.orri@gmail.com

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Na Wang

Na Wang is Associate Professor of Philosophy in the School of Humanities & Social Sciences at Beihang University. She is Deputy Director of Youth Work Committee of The Chinese Society for Dialectics of Nature/Philosophy of Nature, Science and Technology (from 2012).

She holds a PhD in Philosophy of Science from Tsinghua University, China and B.A in Philosophy from Beijing Normal University, China. Her research interests lie in general philosophy of science and Feminist Philosophy of Science, and she has published papers on contextuality of knowledge, contexts of discovery and justification, contextual empiricism. Her current work focuses on contexts of discovery and justification, disunity of scientifics theory and practice.

Dates of visit: September 2014 - September 2015

Email: wangna@buaa.edu.cn

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John Wigglesworth

I received a PhD in Philosophy from the Graduate Centre, City University of New York. My main research areas include metaphysics, philosophical and mathematical logic, and the philosophy of science and mathematics.

Dates of visit: August 2014 - August 2015

Email: J.Wigglesworth@lse.ac.uk

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Adrian Wuethrich

Adrian is a research and teaching associate in history of science at the Technical University Berlin. His visit to the CPNSS is supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation. He received his PhD in History and Philosophy of Science in 2009 from the University of Bern. He is the author of the Genesis of Feynman Diagrams (2010) and articles on locality and causality principles in the derivation of Bell's inequality
 
Dates of Visit: October 2014 - March 2015

Email: adrian.wuethrich@tu-berlin.de

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