Felix Koch

Felix Koch, Dr.

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter SNF / Research Fellow SNSF

Address: UZH Philosophisches Seminar, Zollikerstrasse 115, CH-8008 Zürich



  • Ethics and Metaethics
  • Political and Legal Philosophy
  • Epistemology
  • Philosophy and Economics
  • 18th and 19th Century Philosophy (esp. Rousseau and Hegel)

SNF-Forschungsprojekt: The Value of Normative Powers

Curriculum Vitae

2021 - Research Fellow SNSF, University of Zurich, Chair Applied Ethics


Fellowship at the Center for Advanced Studies, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, in the research group “Relationships in Transition”


Corti Fellow at the Center for Ethics (University of Zurich)
2016 - 2019 Einstein Postdoctoral Fellow, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (as part of a research group headed by Prof. R. Jay Wallace, University of California at Berkeley)
2013 - 2021

Assistant Professor, Freie Universität, Berlin
(on research leave 2016-2019)

2012 - 2013

Lecturer at Georg-August-University, Göttingen

2010 - 2012

Faculty Fellow Ship, Columbia University, New York

2004 - 2012

Columbia University, New York

PhD in Philosophy (December 2012), supervised by Frederick Neuhouser and Joseph Raz

2008 - 2010 Core Preceptor Fellowship, Columbia University (for undergraduate teaching)
2004 - 2008 Faculty Fellow Ship, Columbia University, New York

2002 – 2004

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Graduate study in Modern History and Philosophy
2002 Language study grant (Rome) by the German National Merit Foundation
2001 - 2002 Fulbright Scholarship

2001 - 2002

Columbia University
M.A. in Philosophy (as Fulbright Scholar)

1999 - 2001

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Modern History, Philosophy, Economics
2000 Language study grant (University of Grenoble) by the DAAD
1998 - 2004 Scholarship from the German National Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)

1998 - 1999

Magdalen College, University of Oxford
Modern History


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