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New Dean: Jan-Willem Romeijn
Date: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
Date: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.

Jan Brouwer thesis prize awarded to Ruth Kleczewski
Date:01 December 2020

Ruth Kleczewski has won this year's Jan Brouwer thesis prize in the category Philosophy. The prize is awarded to the best master's theses in eight categories from the Humanities and Social Sciences by the Royal Holland Society for Sciences and Humanities (KHMW) each year.

Sjoerd Griffioen receives PhD with distinction cum laude with thesis on German secularization debate
Date:05 October 2020

On Thursday 1 October, Sjoerd Griffioen defended his PhD thesis, entitled Contested Modernity: Karl Löwith, Hans Blumenberg and Carl Schmitt and the German Secularization Debate. He received his PhD degree with the distinction cum laude.

Revisiting the philosophical canon using Artificial Intelligence
Date:07 September 2020

Andrea Sangiacomo of the Faculty of Philosophy enlisted the help of the Data Science team at the Centre for Information Technology (CIT), which was able to generate refreshing insights using Artificial Intelligence.

Ethical framework for equitable global COVID-19 vaccine distribution
Date:04 September 2020

Philosopher Lisa Herzog, associate professor at the Faculty of Philosophy, is member of an international research team that wrote the article An Ethical Framework for global vaccine allocation, which was published in Science on 3 September. The team, led by oncologist and bioethicist Ezekiel J. Emanuel, has researched how a vaccine can be distributed around the world fairly and equitably.

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