Seminario del Dpto. de Lógica, Historia y Filosofía de la ciencia | UNED

Sala 06 | Edificio de Humanidades (Senda del rey 7, 28040 Madrid)

Phil Hutchinson (MMU), "Why Philosophy of Emotion and Shame Matters"


In this talk I argue that applied work on shame and stigma, in the context of health for example, benefits from, even perhaps requires, insights which...

Call for contributions

2nd Call for Papers
Synthese Special Issue
“Modelling and Representation. How to make world(s) with symbols”


Deadline for submission: 31st December 2016
Guest Editors: Iñaki San Pedro (University of the Basque Country, UPV/EHU)
Andoni Ibarra (University of the Basque Country, UPV/EHU)


The University of Manchester is looking for candidates for a post-doctoral research associate post (grade 6), for 5 years with possibilities of an open-ended academic appointment, to conduct ethnographic research on the decommissioning of nuclear facilities and storage of nuclear waste in the UK. The project is directed by Professor Penny Harvey (Social Anthropology) and Dr Damian O’Doherty (Alliance Manchester Business School) with Professor Francis Livens (Dalton Nuclear Institute).
Closing date 31st October 2016.
More info:...

El Institute for Science, innovation & Society ha convocado 3 nuevas plazas de postdoc. 
En concreto, Javier Lezaun estará llevando directamente la segunda oferta (CEKA), que busca un investigador especializado en citizen/DIY/open-source science. 
El plazo para presentación de candidaturas finaliza el 18 de noviembre. 
Podrán encontrar más información en los siguientes enlaces: 

DILEMATA acaba de publicar su último número dedicado a «PolíTICa: Redes, Deliberación y Heurísticas Sociales» (María G. Navarro - Editora invitada).

Puede consultarse a través de la página web:

AXA Foundation ha abierto una convocatoria de becas postdoctorales, ofreciendo un total de 25 becas con una duración de entre 18 y 24 meses.
La misión de AXA Foundation es la de financiar la investigación básica de proyectos científicos englobados dentro de estas cuatro grandes problemáticas globales:

  • Environmental risks:
    • Climate change
    • Natural hazards & disaster risk reduction
    • Urbanization & Resilience, Transport and Road Safety
    • Sustainable Food and Water Management

Para presentar la...

We are glad to announce the 2nd World Congress on Logic and Religion, University of Warsaw, June 18-22, 2017
Confirmed invited speakers:

The IT University of Copenhagen invites candidates to apply for a PhD position starting December 31st 2016. The position is funded by the EU Horizon 2020 VIRT-EU project - “Values and Ethics in Innovation for Responsible Technology in Europe.” The project includes five European research partners besides ITU: London School of Economics (UK), Open Rights Group (UK), Uppsala University (SE), Politechnico di Torino (IT) and Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design (DK). The goal of the project is to analyze and map the...

The Professorship for Science and Technology Policy (Prof. Ruth Müller), based at the Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS) and affiliated with the School of Life Sciences of the Technical University of Munich, announces an open position for a doctoral researcher (TV-L E13, 65%, 3 years, fixed term). The position is available immediately and has a focus on STS & Life Sciences, specifically on the Governance of Gene Editing.

Who can apply?
Applicants should hold a Masters degree in the social sciences, humanities,...