Academic Activities

Membership in Editorial-Boards

Since 2016: Erkenntnis (Review Editor)
Since 2015: Frontiers in Psychology (Associate Editor for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology)
2003–2008: Kriterion–Journal of Philosophy (Associate Editor)

Refereeing

Journals: Acta Analytica; The British Journal for the Philosophy of Science; Dialectica; Episteme; Erkenntnis; European Journal of Philosophy of Science; Journal of Logic, Language and Information; Kriterion; Mind; Philosophia; Philosophy of Science; Review of Symbolic Logic; Synthese

Scientific Committee of Conferences: Conference of the German Society of Philosophy of Science 2016 (Düsseldorf), Carnap Lectures 2015 (Bochum), Predictive Coding and Cognitive Penetration 2015 (Bochum), Descartes Lectures 2014 (Tilburg), Saphir 2012 (Bochum), Formal Epistemology Workshop 2010 (Konstanz), Prague International Colloquium 2009 (Prague), First Formal Epistemology Festival 2008 (Konstanz)

Funding Agencies: Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, The Research Foundation – Flanders, RUB-Research School

Workshop Organization

  • Epistemology Seminar 2019, Bochum, Germany, 2019
  • Conference New Perspectives on the Cognitive Penetrability of Perception, Turin, Italy, 2018
  • Epistemology Seminar 2018, Bochum Germany, 2018
  • Workshop Perception, Mental Imagery, and Inference, Bochum, Germany, 2018
  • Workshop The Significance of Higher-Order Evidence, Cologne, Germany, 2018
  • Concept Learning and Reasoning in Conceptual Spaces, Bochum, Germany, 2017
  • Experience and Updating, Bochum, Germany, 2017
  • Perception and Justified Belief, Bochum, 2017
  • Schurz Fest-Colloquium on the Occasion of Gerhard Schurz’s 60th Anniversary, Düsseldorf, 2016
  • Cognitive Penetration and Predictive Coding, Bochum, Germany, 2015
  • Norms of Reasoning, Bochum, Germany, 2014
  • Recent Debates in Epistemology: Knowing-How and the Social Dimension of Knowledge, Bochum, Germany, 2013

Academic Services

Since 10/2012: Administrator of the Master Program Cognitive Science at the Ruhr-University Bochum
Since 10/2012: Student advisor of the Master Program Cognitive Science at the Ruhr-University Bochum
Since 06/2013: Representative of the Non-Professorial Teaching Staff in the Dissertations Committee of the Faculty of Philosophy and Education at the Ruhr-University Bochum
Since 05/2014: Representative of the Non-Professorial Teaching Staff in the Faculty Committee of the Faculty of Philosophy and Education at the Ruhr-University Bochum
10/2012–05/2014: Representative of the Non-Professorial Teaching Staff in the Executive Committee of the Department of Philosophy II at the Ruhr-University Bochum
06/2014–08/2014: Member of the Evaluation Committee of a Mercator Research-Professorship at the Ruhr-University Bochum
12/2013–02/2014: Member of the Committee of a Lichtenberg-Professorship at the Ruhr-University Bochum
05/2013–07/2013: Member of the Evaluation Committee of a Junior-Professorship at the Ruhr-University Bochum