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Prof Dr Stephan Hartmann, LMU
Stephan Hartmann
Professor of Philosophy of Science & Alexander von Humboldt Professor

Stephan Hartmann is Professor of Philosophy of Science in the Faculty of Philosophy, Philosophy of Science and the Study of Religion at LMU Munich, Alexander von Humboldt Professor, and Co-Director of the Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP). From 2007 to 2012 he worked at Tilburg University, The Netherlands, where he was Chair in Epistemology and Philosophy of Science and Director of the Tilburg Center for Logic and Philosophy of Science (TiLPS). Before moving to Tilburg, he was Professor of Philosophy in the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method at the London School of Economics and Director of LSE's Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science. He is President of the European Philosophy of Science Association (EPSA, 2013-2017) and President of the European Society for Analytic Philosophy (ESAP, 2014-2017). His primary research and teaching areas are philosophy of science, philosophy of physics, formal epistemology, and social epistemology. He published numerous articles and the book Bayesian Epistemology (with Luc Bovens) that appeared in 2003 with Oxford University Press. His current research interests include formal social epistemology (especially models of deliberation, norm emergence, and pluralistic ignorance), the philosophy and psychology of reasoning, intertheoretic relations, and (imprecise) probabilities in quantum mechanics. He is also working on the book Bayesian Philosophy of Science (with Jan Sprenger), which is under contract with Oxford University Press.

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Current Positions

2012 - Present

Scientific Board Member

2012 - Present

Regular Member

2012 - Present

Visiting Professor

2009 - Present

Honorary Visiting Professor
Previous Positions

2007 - 2012

Chair in Epistemology and Philosophy of Science
Department of Philosophy, Tilburg University

2010 - 2011

Visiting Professor

2005 - 2006

Reader
Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, LSE

2003 - 2005

Lecturer
Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method, LSE

1996 - 1998

Research Assistant

1997 - 1998

Lecturer in Philosophy

1996 - 1998

Lecturer in Philosophy
University of Konstanz
Education

1995

Ph.D. (Philosophy)
Justus Liebig University Giessen

1991

M.A. (Philosophy)
Justus Liebig University Giessen

1991

M.Sc. (Physics)
Justus Liebig University Giessen

1989

B.A. (Philosophy)
Justus Liebig University Giessen

1989

B.Sc. (Physics)
Justus Liebig University Giessen