Call for Applications – ConceptLab Visiting Fellowships 2018/19

ConceptLab at the University of Oslo is extending a call for International and Norway-based candidates to apply for the position of Visiting Fellow for up to 3 months.  The deadline for this new round of visiting fellowships applications for 2018-19 is 31 October  2018   Collaborative Fellowships The Collaborative Visiting Fellowship scheme for 2018-19 is …

Linguistic Meaning: Metaphysics, Epistemology and Ethics, CFA

The Queen’s College, University of Oxford, in collaboration with ConceptLab, Oslo. We invite submissions of long abstracts (1000-1500 words) for presentation at a conference on three facets of linguistic meaning: 1. Metaphysics of meaning and metasemantics 2. Epistemology of meaning and linguistic understanding 3. Ethical and ideological dimensions of meaning, and conceptual engineering. Submissions may …

The Foundations Of Conceptual Engineering: Schedule

September 14th-15th, 2018 Friday 9:00-6:40, Saturday 9:30-5:30 New York University, Department of Philosophy 5 Washington Place, New York, NY 10003   Friday    time speaker title 9.00 Welcome 9.10–10.10 David Chalmers What is Conceptual Engineering and What Should It Be? 10.15-11.15 Matti Eklund Radical Conceptual Engineering coffee 11.45-12.45 Sally Haslanger Concepts, Capacities and Social Functions …

Call For Papers: The Foundations Of Conceptual Engineering

We invite submissions of papers to be considered for presentation at a conference on The Foundations of Conceptual Engineering, to be held at New York University, on September 14 and 15, 2018. We encourage both submissions that are sympathetic with the project of conceptual engineering and submissions that are critical. We particularly welcome submissions from underrepresented groups in the profession. …

Conference: The Foundations Of Conceptual Engineering

ConceptLab's Herman Cappelen and Andrew Peet, and David Chalmers and Vera Flocke of NYU, are organising a conference on the foundations of conceptual engineering. The event, funded by ConceptLab and the New York Institute of Philosophy, will take place 14-15 September 2018 at the NYU Department of Philosophy. A list of speakers, along with a …

Call for application: Conceptlab master stipends

Conceptlab announces 2 student stipends for MA students writing MA theses within Conceptlab's research areas. The stipends are NOK 20,000 each. It is a requirement that the recipient is engaged in MA-level studies in philosophy at the University of Oslo or intends to enroll in our MA-program. (See below for Conceptlab’s research goals.) In evaluating …