RTG Fellow: Dr. Antonella Tramacere (University of Jena, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)

In July 2020 Dr. Antonella Tramacere of the University of Jena and the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History will join us at the RTG in Bochum…. » read more

Extended deadline: Call for PhD applications

The deadline for the call for PhD applications has been extended until 19th February 2020. Visit for further details.

RTG fellow Dr. Christine Michel (Max Planck Institute, Leipzig) returns to Bochum

Dr. Christine Michel of Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, will be visiting the RTG again from January 13th to 17th 2020. She already visited the… » read more

Samantha Ehli’s experiment became part of a documentation on TV: “Generation Helikopter-Eltern”

“Generation Helikopter-Eltern” focuses on the following questions: Are parents being more and more overprotective? What does this do to their children? The answers feature parts of Samantha Ehli’s experiment in… » read more

Call for PhD Applications

This is a call for 13 PhD-positions starting at the 1st of June 2020 as the key component of the Research Training Group „Situated Cognition“. The first round of PhD… » read more

RTG Fellow: Prof. Carrie Figdor (University of Iowa, Iowa)

In November/December 2019, Prof. Carrie Figdor from the University of Iowa will be visiting the RTG in Bochum. Carrie Figdor currently works as Professor at the Department of Philosophy and… » read more

RTG PhD fellow: Pankaj Singh (Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur)

Pankaj Singh of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur , will be visiting the RTG from 01. – 30. September 2019. Pankaj Singh is currently a PhD student at the… » read more

Full Summer School Programme now online

Now that the final talks have been confirmed, the full programme of the RTG Summer School is finally online. Check the conferences site for more details.

Deadline extended: Cfp for the Summer School on Recent Developments in Situated Cognition

The deadline for the call for papers and posters has been extended by 15th June 2019. Please visit our conference site for more information the summer school and the cfp.

Preliminary programme is now online

The preliminary programme for the RTG Summer School on Recent Developments in Situated Cognition is available for download from our conferences site.