Sebastian Schmidt

Sebastian Schmidt, Dr.

Postdoktorand / Postdoc

Phone: 044 634 31 07

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

Room number: G-228

sebastian.schmidt@philos.uzh.ch

Research

  • Epistemology
  • Metaethics

Area of Competence

  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Metaphilosophy
  • Moral Psychology
  • Animal Minds and Animal Ethics
  • Later Wittgenstein
  • Ancient Philosophy

Curriculum vitae

Since 09/2021

Research Associate at the African Center for Epistemology and Philosophy of Science (ACEPS), University of Johannesburg

Since 12/2020

Postdoc at the University of Zurich

02 – 03/2022 Visiting Research at ACEPS, University of Johannesburg

2015 – 2020

PhD in philosophy at Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU) on responsibility and reasons for attitudes

2019 – 2020

Assistant at the University of Zurich

2014 – 2019

Scholarships of the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung)

04 – 07/2019

Research Assistant (Wiss. Mitarbeiter) at FAU (substitute)

2015 – 2019

Visiting Research at the University of California, Los Angeles, the City University of New York, and the University of Reading

2013 – 2018

Teaching Assistant and Student Assistant at FAU

2013 – 2015

Master of Arts in philosophy at FAU

2011 – 2014

Bachelor of Arts in philosophy and German studies at FAU

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