Anne Meylan

Anne Meylan, Prof. Dr.

Assistenzprofessorin / Assistant Professor

Phone: +41 44 634 45 34

Address: UZH, Philosophisches Seminar, Zürichbergstrasse 43, CH-8044 Zürich

Room number: ZUP-E-7


Consultation hours

During the lecture period thursdays 10 to 12 am (Please register via Email to Prof. Meylan)


  • Epistemology
  • Metaethics
  • Ethics of Belief

Areas of Research

Zurich Epistemology Group on Rationality (ZEGRA)

Curriculum vitae


Assistant-professor with tenure-track, chair of theoretical philosophy, University of Zurich

2015 – 2018

Swiss National Foundation (SNF) Professor (assistant-professor, 4 years position), University of Basel, head of the SNF research project "Cognitive Irrationality"

2017 – 2018

Visiting lecturer, chair of history of philosophy (replacement of Prof. Schulthess), University of Neuchâtel


Habilitation in philosophy and venia legendi in philosophy, University of Fribourg

02/2015 – 07/2015

Visiting lecturer, chair of theoretical philosophy (replacement of Prof. Glock), University of Zurich

Spring 2014

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Toronto

2013 – 2015

"Maître-assistante" im SNF Projekt: Epistemic Emotions: Nature and Role, University of Geneva

2012 – 2015

Lecturer associated with the chair of philosophy of language, mind and human sciences, University of Fribourg, 50%

2009 – 2013

"Maître-assistante", on SNF funded project: Perception, Warrant and a Priori Knowledge, University of Geneva

Spring 2011

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, "Epistemology Research Group", University of Lund

Autumn 2009

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, "Social Epistemology Research Group", University of Copenhagen

2003 – 2009

PhD in philosophy, University of Geneva

2008 – 2009

PhD student, University of Edinburgh


MA in philosophy, MA in history, University of Neuchâtel

complete curriculum vitae (PDF, 117 KB)



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