Charlotte Werndl (Deputy Head of Department)

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Academic Career

  • Since 09.2014: Full Professor at the Department of Philosophy (KGW), University of Salzburg
  • Since 09.2014: Visiting Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics
  • Since 01.04.2011: Research Associate of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics
  • 01.09.2013–01.09.2014: Associate Professor in Philosophy at the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics
  • 01.09.2010–01.09.2013: Lecturer in Philosophy at the the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, London School of Economics
  • 10.2009–09.09.2010: Junior Research Fellow in Philosophy at The Queen's College, University of Oxford
  • 09.2006-04.2010: PhD in Philosophy, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Cambridge
  • 10.2000–08.2006: Master and Bachelor in Mathematics, Master and Bachelor in Philosophy, University of Salzburg

      Research and Teaching Interests

      • General philosophy of science
      • philosophy of climate science
      • evidence and philosophy of statistics
      • philosophy of physics
      • philosophy of mathematics
      • philosophy of biology
      • formal epistemology
      • logic

      Administrative Activities

      • Deputy Head of Department
      • Member of the Curricula Commission
      • Mobility Coordinator
      • Director of the  Salzburg-Irvine-Exchange Program
      • Webmaster

      • Member of the Management Committee, Gesellschaft fuer Analytische Philosophie (GAP)
      • Member of the Nominations Committee European Society for Philosophy of Science
      • Assessor, International Union of History and Philosophy of Science, Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science
      • 01.07.2011-01.07.2018 Management Committee Member, Centre for the Philosophy of Natural and Social Science (CPNSS), London School of Economics
      • 01.09.2011-01.09.2014 Committee Member, British Society for the Philosophy of Science
      • 01.07.2011-01.07.2014 Steering Committee Member, Centre for the Philosophy of Natural and Social Science (CPNSS), London School of Economics.


      Editorial Activities

      • Editor, Review of Symbolic Logic.
      • Associate Editor, Philosophy of Science.
      • Editorial Board Member, Grazer Philosophische Studien
      • June 2012-May 2016: Associate Editor, European Journal for the Philosophy of Science

      Programme Committees:

      • 2014 Philosophy of Science Association (PSA)meeting in Chicago
      • 2014 Interdisciplinary Symposium on Complex Systems
      • Fourth Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA 2013 in Helsinki)
      • 17th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics (at LMU Munich)
      • Fifth Sydney-Tilburg Conference on the Philosophy of Science "The Progress of Science"
      • British Society for the Philosophy of Science Annual Conference 2012, 2013, 2014
      • 18th UK and European Meeting on the Foundations of Physics, London
      • MuST, Evidence, Risk and Inference 2016, MCMP Munich

      • News
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        The Chinese Studies Center is organizing an online symposium on this topic on the 12th and 13th November 2020. People with visible Asian origins are being exposed to increased discrimination in Europe and the USA - especially since COVID19. But what is behind this fear and how can this form of racism be combated effectively?
        Digitization has led to an enormous spread of different forms of mobile working. Corona has brought an additional boost and has introduced home office in areas and for activities that were previously unimaginable.
        The virtual international conference „The Mediality of the Letter – diplomatic Correspondence in the Context of Early Modern Letter Culture ” will take place via Webex on 29th/30th/31st October.
        In social pedagogical practice employees (agents) are confronted with a variety of challenges in complex, open social problem situations that have to be dealt with "professionally“ and with „ qualitatively“.
        As part of a six year long laser scan-monitoring in the Hohen Tauern geoscientists from Austria, Germany and Switzerland (GEORESEARCH, University of Salzburg, TU Munich, University of Bonn, University of Lausanne) examined the connection between the current glacier retreat and rockfall activity.
        The Faculty of Slavic Studies, the cultural centre DAS KINO and the Russian Centre invite you to the fifth series of cinema films from Eastern and Central Europe. As part of the film club „Slawistyka, Slavistika, Cлавистика“ award winning current Polish, Russian and Czech films with political and social themes will be shown.
        Applications for two dissertation prizes (worth 2,000 euros each) can be made until the 31st October.
        The Language Center has been active in the field of intercomprehension didactics for almost 20 years,Well-known multilingual didactics experts, came together to present the current state of research in this area.The result is the anthology "Lehr- und Lernkompetenzen für die Interkompehension. Perspektiven für die mehrsprachige Bildung (Teaching and Learning Skills for Intercomprehension. Perspectives for Multilingual Education)"Band 10 der Salzburger Reihe zur Lehrer/innen/bildung.
        During the time of Corona, in particular, it became clear just how important it is to support students digitally in their every day university life. The project „On Track“ – stay on track combines digital and social worlds. It is starting at the right time!
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