Research

Learn more about research in the Department of Philosophy and current research projects.

Research in the field of philosophy is characterized by a wide range of topics. In order to bring the work of a researcher closer to the public and to pupils and students alike, more general, and also more personal, information can be found here.

Below is an overview of current research projects and Master's and PhD programmes that are possible in Switzerland.

According to the websites of the philosophical institutes in Switzerland (accessed March 1, 2015), 207 people were employed in 2015, 55 of whom are women. In addition there are 38 philosophy professors and 10 assistant or SNSF professors.

 

Current research projects in 2020