Bouke de Vries

Bouke de Vries, Dr.

SNF Ambizione Fellow (Principal Investigator)

Anschrift: Zollikerstrasse 115, CH-8008 Zürich



  • Moralphilosophie
  • Politische Philosophie und Rechtsphilosophie
  • Bioethik

Aktuelles Forschungsprojekt: The Ethics of Loneliness and Sociability

Curriculum vitae

Seit 2021

Universität Zürich, Schweiz
Ambizione Fellow (recipient grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation, app €502,000)

2018 – 2021

KU Leuven, Belgium & Umeå University, Sweden
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (recipient grant from Swedish Research Council, app. €305,000)

2016 – 2018

Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Germany
Postdoctoral research fellow in Ethics, Law and Politics


European University Institute, Italy

PhD in Political Science (Specialization: Political Theory)
Thesis: “A Theory of Liberal Neutrality and Toleration”
Supervisors: Rainer Bauböck (EUI) & Alan Patten (Princeton University)
Examiners: Richard Bellamy (EUI & University College London), Will Kymlicka (Queen’s University) and Cécile Laborde (University College London)

2015 Princeton University, US
Visiting Student Research Collaborator


European University Institute, Italy
MRes in Political Science


University of St Andrews, UK
MPhil in Philosophy
Thesis: “Liberalism and Internally Illiberal Minority Cultures”
Supervisors: Rowan Cruft (Stirling) & Marcia Baron (St Andrews)
Examiners: Chandran Kukathas (LSE) and Andrea Baumeister (Stirling)


King’s College London, UK
MA in Philosophy (Merit, with Distinction in Thesis)


Maastricht University, The Netherlands
BA in Arts and Culture (First Class Honours)


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  • Pubtyp