Academic CV

Higher Education

Awards and Grants

  • November 2016 Grant by the German Research Foundation (DFG) to support the workshop “Visual Reasoning – Visual Arguments”, co-organiser: Dr. Martin Langanke (University of Greifswald)
  • May 2016 Grant by the Stiftung Alfried Krupp Kolleg Greifswald to support the workshop “Visual Reasoning – Visual Arguments”, co-organiser: Dr. Martin Langanke (University of Greifswald)
  • October 2015 – September 2016 Junior-Fellowship at the Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald (Germany)
  • April 2012 – June 2015 Research grant of the German Research Foundation (DFG); Research topic: “Visualisations in Science – a Study in Philosophy of Science / Visualisierungen in den Wissenschaften – eine wissenschaftstheoretische Untersuchung”
  • October 2014 – December 2014 PostDoc scholarship at Columbia University New York (USA), granted by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Research topic: “The Epistemic Value of Anonymous Sources
  • October 2011 Award from the “Forschungsinstitut für Philosophie Hannover” (FIPH) for the essay “Können Bilder Argumente sein?” [Report about the award]
  • September 2011 Publication grant from the “Geschwister Boehringer Ingelheim Stiftung für Geisteswissenschaften”, amount of funding: € 2,000, granted for the book: Liebsch, D.; Mößner, N. (eds): Visualisierung und Erkenntnis. Bildverstehen und Bildverwenden in Natur- und Geisteswissenschaften. Cologne: Herbert von Halem Verlag 2012.

Academic Positions

  • Since 04/2019 Interim Professor (Vertretungsprofessur) at University of Stuttgart, Department of Philosophy, Germany
  • 10/2018-02/2019 Temporary Lecturer (“Lehrbeauftragte”) for Philosophy at Sankt Georgen Graduate School of Philosophy and Theology, Frankfurt/Main,
    Germany + Temporary Lecturer (“Lehrbeauftragte”) for Philosophy at Catholic
    University of Applied Sciences Münster, Germany + Temporary Lecturer (“Lehrbeauftragte”) at University of Münster, Department of Philosophy, Germany
  • Since 10/2017 Lecturer (Privatdozentin) at RWTH Aachen University, Department of Philosophy, Germany
  • 04/2017-09/2017 Interim Professor (Vertretungsprofessur) at University of Münster, Department of Philosophy, Germany
  • 10/2015-09/2016 Junior Fellow at Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald, Germany
  • 11/2009-07/2015 Lecturer at RWTH Aachen University, Department of Philosophy, Germany
  • 10/2014-12/2014 Visiting scholar at Columbia University New York, Department of Philosophy, USA
  • 10/2008-09/2010 Lecturer at University of Münster, Centre for the Philosophy of Science, Germany
  • 02/2006-01/2009 Lecturer at University of Münster, Department of Philosophy, Germany
  • 05/2005-01/2006 Project assistant, e-learning project: “Philosophical Analyses of ‘Knowledge’ / Philosophische Analysen des Wissensbegriffs”, with Dr. Mark Siebel at the Department of Philosophy, University of Hamburg, Germany
  • 10/2003-04/2005 Lecturer at Hamburg University, Faculty of Humanities, Germany; coordinator of project “Humanities on the Internet / Geisteswissenschaften im Internet (GWnet)”