Prof. Dr. Markus Schrenk

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Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Schrenk

Building: 23.32
Floor/Room: U1.69
Phone +49 211 81-12920

Office Hours

Term time: by appointment
Out of term: by appointment

Please always make an appointment by sending an e-mail.

Areas of specialization

  • Metaphysics    
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Philosophy of Language

Areas of competence

  • Logic
  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Logical Empiricism
  • Wittgenstein
  • Schopenhauer

Selected Publications

undefinedComplete List of Publications

  • Naturgesetze, with Siegfried Jaag. Berlin: De Gruyer (forthcoming 2019)
  • Metaphysics of Science, with Julia Göhner. In: J. Fieser & B. Dowden (eds.): Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy. undefinedhttps://www.iep.utm.edu/met-scie/
  • Handbuch Metaphysik. Stuttgart: Metzler (2017)
  • Meta2physics. Special Issue of the Journal for General Philosophy of Science, ed. with Julia Göhner and Kristina Engelhard (2018)
  • Metaphysics of Science. London: Routledge (2016)
  • ‘Trigger Happy. Ein Kommentar zu Barbara Vetters Potentiality’ in Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung 69 (2015) 396-402
  • ‘Better best systems and the issue of cp-law’ in Erkenntnis 79 (2014) 1787–1799
  • ‘Is Proprioceptive Art Possible’ in Graham Priest’s and Damon Young (eds) Anthology on the Philosophy of Martial Arts. Routledge (2014) 101–116
  • ‘Die Erfahrung der Widerständigkeit der Welt als Wahrnehmung kausaler Kraft’, in Spann, A. S./ Wehinger, D. (eds): Vermögen und Handlung. Der dispositionale Realismus und unser Selbstverständnis als Handelnde, Münster: Mentis (2014).

Employment

Since 2014Professor, Düsseldorf University
2010 ‑ 14Postdoc, DFG Project Causation and Explanation (FOR1063)
WS 12/13Covering for the vacant Professorship of Theoretical Philosophy, Düsseldorf
WS 11/12Covering for Professor Gerhard Schurz, Düsseldorf
2011Assitant Professeur Associé, University of Luxembourg
2006 ‑ 09Postdoc, Metaphysics of Science Project, Nottingham University
2004 ‑ 07Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) & Lectureship in Philosophy, Worcester College, Oxford University

Education

2000 ‑ 05Doctorate in Philosophy (DPhil), University of Oxford
1994 ‑ 00Magister Artium (Philosophy, Logic & Physics), Bonn University

Third Party Funding

DFG Research Group Inductive Metaphysics; Project A2: Creative Abductive Inference and Its Role for Inductive Metaphysics in Comparison to Other Metaphysical Methods (with Gerhard Schurz, Christian Feldbacher-Escamilla, und Siegfried Jaag).

Awards

2006German Society for Analytic Philosophy & Ontos Publisher: GAP-ontos-award
2003 ‑ 04Corpus Christi College, Oxford University: Senior Scholarship
2001 ‑ 04Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC): Doctoral Scholarship
1994 ‑ 04German National Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung)
1997 ‑ 98German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD): Visiting Student Scholarship

Conferences and Service to the Profession

Professor

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Schrenk

Building: 23.32
Floor/Room: U1.69
Phone +49 211 81-12920
Fax +49 211 81-11750

Visiting time

Term time: by appointment
Out of term: by appointment

Please always make an appointment by sending an e-mail.

Secretary's office

Dr. Eva Kellner

Building: 23.32
Floor/Room: U1.68
Phone +49 211 81-12321
Fax +49 211 81-11612321

Visiting time

Mon.-Fri. 10:00 - 16:00

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