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Since its foundation in 2006, eidos, the Centre for Metaphysics, offers a forum for the philosophical work done in metaphysics at the Universities of Geneva and Neuchâtel, connecting it to work in other fields and at other universities.

 

next eidos weekly meeting

Jessica Wilson: Quantum Metaphysical Indeterminacy , 15 June 2016, Neuchâtel

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former eidos member Jessica Leech has accepted a position as Lecturer at King's College London. She will start her new appointment on September 1st, 2016.


Kevin Mulligan, Christian Wüthrich and Olivier Massin's project "Quantities" has been accepted by the Swiss National Science Foundation. The project will start in August 2016 and last for three years. Details on the project will be available soon in our projects section.


eidos member Akiko Frischhut has accepted a position as Assistant Professor at Akita International University, Japan. She will start her new appointment on April 1st, 2016.


eidos welcomes submissions on the role of grounding in philosophy of science to be presented at the international conference "Ground in Philosophy of Science" to be held in Geneva on September 15-17, 2016. Details can be found here.


Fabrice Correia and Maria Scarpati's project "Essences, Identities and Individuals" has been accepted by the Swiss National Science Foundation. The project will start in April 2015 and last for three years. Details on the project will be available soon in our projects section.


eidos is pleased to announce one 5-year post-doc position and one 4-year doctoral position. The positions are part of Fabrice Correia's SNSF Consolidator Grant "The Metaphysics of Time and its Occupants". The deadline for both positions is March 31st, 2015. Details on the post-doc position can be found here, and details on the doctoral position can be found here.


Fabrice Correia has been awarded a 5-year SNSF Consolidator Grant for his project "The Metaphysics of Time and its Occupants". The project will start in August 2015. More details will be posted soon.


eidos member Paolo Bonardi's project "Russellianism" has been accepted by the Swiss National Science Foundation. From August 2015 to September 2017 he will be visiting the University of California, Santa Barbara, Rutgers University and the University of Cambridge.


Kevin Mulligan and Robert Michels' project "Indeterminacy and Formal Concepts" has been accepted by the Swiss National Science Foundation. The project will start in October 2014 and last for three years. Details on the project can be found here.


eidos member Damiano Costa has been hired by the University of Neuchâtel as a postdoc and by the Universities of Fribourg and Geneva as a part-time lecturer.


eidos member Paolo Bonardi has been hired by the University of Fribourg as a part-time lecturer.


Baptiste Le Bihan (PhD student, Rennes) joined eidos during his 6 months visit at the Department of Philosophy of the University of Geneva.


The Spanish translation of Kevin Mulligan's book "Wittgenstein et la Philosophie Austro-Allemande" is now out. An Italian translation is already ultimated and soon to appear.