The department of Philosophy at the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf is inviting applications for two PhD positions (E 13 TV-L, 65%) in the context of an interdisciplinary project on the relation between mental representations and linguistic meaning.
Me, the Self, and I
Graduate Conference on Multiple Approaches to the Unity of the Self
14-15 January 2016
University of Milan
Doctoral School in Philosophy and Human Sciences
LAST CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
* KNOWING HOW *
International Symposium, November 6-7, 2015, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
This in via aphil-l:
Deadline for Applications: 5pm Saturday 17 October 2015
The University of Wollongong’s Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts is offering a PhD scholarship to further enhance our growing strength in the Philosophy of Mind and Cognition.
It is on the 5th floor of building 25 of the Humanities campus in Amager, located at Njalsgade 140 – 142. The nearest Metro stop is Islands Brygge, here is a map from there:
A Doctoral Research Fellowship in Philosophy is available at the Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas, at the University of Oslo (UiO).
The post will be associated with the project Thought and Sense. On the Interface between Perception and Cognition a FRIPRO projected funded by the Research Council of Norway (RCN).
More details here.
Maybe someone is (or has a student who is) interested in a PhD opportunity at Monash University:
A PhD scholarship, equivalent to an Australian Postgraduate Award, is available to examine treatment-induced compulsive behaviours in Parkinson’s disease. The Scholarship is provided by an Australia Research Council Discovery Early Career Award received by Dr Adrian Carter (2014-2017) entitled “Treatment-induced compulsive behaviours: Ethical and policy implications”.
Some medications can produce compulsive behaviours that challenge our understanding of decision-making and raise significant ethical questions about our control over and responsibility for our actions.