Areas of Specialization

Cognitive Science, Epistemology (incl. Social Epistemology), Philosophy of Science (in alphabetic order)

Areas of Competence

History of Analytic Philosophy, Metaphysics, Philosophical Logic, Philosophy of Language (in alphabetic order)


(accepted) “Rethinking Bayesian Confirmation Theory”, Springer.
(accepted) “Logical Perspectives on Science and Cognition”, with C. J. Feldbacher-Escamilla, A. Gebharter, and M. Werning, Special Issue of Synthese.
(2016) “Cognitive Penetration and Predictive Coding”, with A. Newen and F. Marchi, Special Issue of Consciousness and Cognition.
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:
(accepted) Learning Concepts—A Learning Theoretic Solution to the Complex-First Paradox”, with N. Poth, Philosophy of Science.
(2018) No Knowledge Required”, with K. Reuter, Episteme. [Online First]
(2017) Rational Relations Between Perception and Belief: the Case of Color”, Review of Philosophy and Psychology 8 (4), 721-741.
(2016) Introduction – Cognitive Penetration and Predictive Coding. Pushing the Debate Forward with the Recent Achievements of Cognitive Science”, with A. Newen and F. Marchi, Consciousness and Cognition 47, 1-5.
(2015) On the Role of Explanatory and Systematic Power in Scientific Reasoning”, Synthese 192 (12), 3877-3913.
(2015) Bayesian Confirmation: A Means With No End”, with F. Huber, British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 66 (4), 737749.
(2015) Keynes’s Coefficient of Dependence Revisited”, Erkenntnis 80 (3), 521-553.
(2014) How To Resolve Doxastic Disagreement”, with AM. A. Eder, Synthese 191 (11), 2359-2381.
(2014) Assessing Theories: The Coherentist Approach”, Erkenntnis, 79 (3), 593-623.
(2013) The Problem of Measure Sensitivity Redux”, Philosophy of Science 80 (3), 378-397.
(2013) Evidential Support and Instrumental Rationality”, with AM. A. Eder, F. Huber, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 87 (2), 279–300.
(2008) Theory Assessment and Coherence”, abstracta 4 (1), 57–71.
Peer-Reviewed Book Chapters:
accepted “Evidence of Evidence as Higher-Order Evidence”, with AM. A. Eder, in: M. Skipper & A. Steglich-Petersen (eds.), Higher-Order Evidence: New Essays. Oxford University Press.
(2013) Correlation and Truth”, in: V. Karakostas, D. Dieks (eds.). Recent Progress in Philosophy of Science: Perspectives and Foundational Problems. Dordrecht: Springer, 41-54.
(2009) Zur Definition von ‘Definition’ ”, with A. Anglberger, in: Analysen, Argumente, Ansätze: Beiträge zum 8. Internationalen Kongress der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Philosophie in Graz.
Encyclopedia Entries:
(commissioned) “Bayesian Epistemology”, Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
(2013) “Wahrscheinlichkeit und Erkenntnis”, with AM. A. Eder, in: T. Bonk (ed.), Lexikon der Erkenntnistheorie. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft.
(2013) “Kohärenz”, in: T. Bonk (ed.), Lexikon der Erkenntnistheorie. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft.
(2006) “Rezension: Argumentation in Theorie und Praxis (eds. G. Dorn und G. Kreuzbauer)”, with A. Anglberger et al., in: Kriterion – Journal of Philosophy 20, 31–41.
(2003) “Rezension: Was wir Karl Popper und seiner Philosophie verdanken (ed. E. Morscher)”, with A. Anglberger et al., in: Kriterion – Journal of Philosophy 17, 23–27.