Markus Kneer

Markus Kneer, Dr.

SNF Ambizione Fellow (Principal Investigator)

Phone: +41 44 634 85 36

Address: UZH Philosophisches Seminar, Zollikerstrasse 117, CH-8008 Zürich


  • Language
  • Mind
  • Moral psychology
  • Philosophy of Law

Research Project: Reading Guilty Minds

Curriculum vitae

Since 2018

Principal Investigator of the SNF Ambizione research group "Reading Guilty Minds", University of Zurich, Chair of Applied Ethics

2017 – 2018

Postdoctoral Researcher, Digital Society Initiative, University of Zurich


Qualification, Maître de Conférences, Section 17 (Philosophy)

2015 – 2017

Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh


PhD in Philosophy, Institut Nicod (ENS/EHESS Paris)
Title: "Perspective in Language", très honorable avec félicitations du jury, Committee: F. Récanati (supervisor), I. Stojanovic, J. Perry, E. Machery

2009 – 2010

Procter Fellow, Princeton University


MA in Cognitive Science, Institut Nicod (ENS/EHESS Paris)
Title: "Limits of the Imagination", mention très bien (19/20)
Supervisor: F. Récanati

2006 – 2009

Élève, Ecole Normal Supérieure, Par


BA in Philosophy, Politics & Economics, Oxford University (Balliol College), First class honours in final examinations, Distinction in preliminary examinations



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