The joint Research Training Group (RTG) is based at Ruhr-University Bochum and Osnabrück University. Methodologically, it connects philosophy of mind and cognition with empirical research in cognitive science. The main goal of the RTG is to identify deficits in traditional conceptions of the human mind and to refine and enhance the existing conceptions by drawing on new developments in cognitive science that have not yet made their way into the prevailing philosophical approaches.

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Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium: Animal Cognition

2020-11-10

Recent Debates on Situated Cognition Lecture Series on Animal Cognition - Organization: Dr. Sabrina Coninx & Prof. Dr. Albert Newen (Bochum) - Lectures by Hans Johann Glock, Julia Fischer, Colin Allen, Albert Newen and Tobias Starzak

Interdisciplinary Reading Club & Colloquium: Situated and Social Cognition

Recent Debates on Situated Cognition Lecture Series on Animal Cognition - Organization: Dr. Sabrina Coninx & Prof. Dr. Albert Newen (Bochum) - Lectures by Julian Packheiser, Marc Slors, Shaun Gallagher, Joe Dewhurst and Cornelia Ebert

Events

DateTypeOrganizerSpeaker & TitleVenue
January 26, 2021 2:00 pm to January 26, 2021 4:00 pm Lecture Maja Griem
(Sabrina Coninx & Albert Newen)
Julia Fischer (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
Cognition in the Wild
Online
February 2, 2021 2:00 pm to February 2, 2021 4:00 pm Lecture Kayla Kolff
(Sabrina Coninx & Albert Newen)
Collin Allen (University of Pittsburgh) & Antonella Tramacere (University of Jena)
Temporal Binding as a Marker of Causal Cognition in Non Human Animals
Online
February 9, 2021 2:00 pm to February 9, 2021 4:00 pm Lecture Sabrina Coninx & Albert Newen Albert Newen & Tobias Starzak (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
Are Animals Cognitive Systems With Beliefs?
Online
April 12, 2021 9:00 am to April 12, 2021 1:00 pm Non-public Event Sabrina Coninx & Regina Fabry Online Workshop: Writing a Research PaperOnline
April 13, 2021 9:00 am to April 13, 2021 1:00 pm Non-public Event Sabrina Coninx & Regina Fabry Online Workshop: Writing a Research PaperOnline