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Lisa Herzog receives Ammodo Science Award 2021
Posted on:16 September 2021

Professor of Polticial Philosophy Lisa Herzog has received the Ammodo Science Award for fundamental research 2021 on 14 September 2021.

Blowing holes in economic ideologies
Posted on:13 September 2021

Earlier this year, political philosopher and UG lecturer Lisa Herzog was awarded the Ammodo Science Award. In concrete terms, this translates into a sum of €300,000 for the purposes of fundamental research. So, what will this ambitious philosopher do now? Well, among other things, she will hire a postdoc to take over part of her teaching, so she can finally sink her teeth into a new research project.

Sabina Vaccarino Bremner wins the North American Kant Society Wilfrid Sellars Prize
Posted on:22 June 2021

Sabina Vaccarino Bremner, who recently graduateed from Columbia University and started as lecturer in the Faculty of Philosophy last year, has won the North American Kant Society Wilfrid Sellars Prize for junior scholars.

New study shows: one in five people believe fake news about COVID-19
Posted on:01 June 2021

New study shows: one in five people believe fake news about COVID-19

Sjoerd Griffioen wins Praemium Erasmianum Prize
Posted on:17 May 2021

Sjoerd Griffioen, skills teacher at our faculty, received the Praemium Erasmianum dissertation prize for his thesis Contested Modernity.

Sjoerd Griffioen wins Praemium Erasmianum Research Prize
Posted on:14 May 2021

Sjoerd Griffioen has won the Stichting Praemium Erasmianum Research Prize for his dissertation Contested Modernity. Karl Löwith, Hans Blumenberg and Carl Schmitt and the German Secularization Debate.

New Dean: Jan-Willem Romeijn
Posted on:25 March 2021

As from 1 April, Jan-Willem Romeijn , professor of philosophy of science at our faculty, is our new dean.

Lisa Herzog wins Ammodo Science Award 2021
Posted on:09 March 2021

The Ammodo Science Award for fundamental research 2021 has been awarded to professor of Political Philosophy Lisa Herzog. The award consists of €300.000 to be spent on her research.

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