Dr Karin de Boer was appointed Professor of the History of Modern Philosophy (especially metaphysics) at the Institute of Philosophy of the University of Leuven (Belgium). She will assume the chair as of 1 October 2011.
After her studies at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the University of Leuven (KU Leuven), she was award her doctor's degree at the Vrije Universiteit (VU) in Amsterdam. She became lecturer at our Faculty in 2002. Her publications focus mainly on the continental tradition in philosophy.
Her publications include: On Hegel: The Sway of the Negative (Palgrave, 2010),
Kants Kritiek van de zuiver rede. Een Leeswijzer (Boom, 2010) and
Thinking in the Light of Time: Heidegger’s Encounter with Hegel (State University New York Press, 2000).
Han Thomas Adriaenssen, assistant professor in the Philosophy department, has been nominated for the title of New Scientist Wetenschapstalent 2017 of the Dutch edition of New Scientist.
Researchers from the University of Groningen (UG) are making an important contribution to research projects which have been awarded millions of euros in grants by the Gravitation programme. The University of Groningen is involved in four out of six...
Alumna Hanna van Loo heeft met haar medisch-filosofische proefschrift de NVvP Ramaermedaille gewonnen.