Courses

Philosophical Foundations of Embodied Critical Thinking

Seminar and lecture-series, Spring 2021

TECT Erasmus + Course, Universities of Iceland, Ljubljana, Jena, Groningen, Technion

Hannah Arendt: Elemente und Urspruenge totaler Herrschaft 

University of Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Seminar, summer 2020

Pioniere der Umweltethik: Hans Jonas, Albert Schweitzer, Peter Singer et al.

University of Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Seminar, summer 2020

Interaktion statt Dualismus: Einfuehrung in die Prozess-Epistemologie

University of Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Seminar, summer 2020

Mystik, Metaphysik und Kritik: Meister Eckhart, Jakob Boehme, Schelling, Hegel und Nietzsche

University of Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Lecture series, summer 2020

Embodied Critical Thinking Workshop

Max-Weber Kolleg, University of Erfurt, Germany

Workshop, February 2020

Philosophie der Verkörperung und kreative Praxis

Filmakademie Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany

Block-seminar, January 2020

Knowledge in Enactive Terms: Implications for Research-Practice

Technion, Haifa, Israel

Block-seminar, spring 2017/ winter 2019

Kritik der Lebensformen: Kritischen Theorie, Resonanztheorie und Tierethik

Universität Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Seminar, summer 2019

Hannah Arendt

Universität Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Seminar, summer 2019

Epistemologie unter den Vorzeichen des Embodiment

Universität Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Seminar, summer 2019

Immanuel Kant: Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten

Universität Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Seminar, summer 2019

Environmental and Situated Cognition

Technion, Haifa, Israel

Interdisciplinary block-seminar, December 2018

Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Block-seminar (each 5 days), December 2017/ 2018/ January 2020

Workshop, July 2018

Invited teacher, Zentrum für Aufklärung, kritisches Denken und Pluralität, University of Luzern, Switzerland

Swiss Economy Forum, Zurich, Switzerland 

Master Classes, June 2018

Übungen an Hintergründen: William James, John Dewey, John Searle, Claire Petitmengin, Eugene Gendlin (Fortsetzung)

University of Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Block-seminar, spring 2018

Thinking-at-the-Edge

European Summer Research Institute of the Mind and Life Institute

Summer-school 2018 and 2020

Begriffliche Tiefe- erlebte Präzision: William James, John Dewey, John Searle, Claire Petitmengin, Eugene Gendlin

University of Koblenz, Institute of Philosophy, Germany

Block-seminar, autumn 2017

Experiential Concept-Formation in the Context of Peace, Conflict and Justice Studies

DePaul University, Chicago, USA

Graduate seminar, autumn 2017

Background, Feeling and Creativity: Embodied Cognition and its Implications for Reasearch

Technion, Haifa, Israel. Click here to learn more

Block-seminar for graduates, March 2017

 Embodied Mind and Situated Knowledge

Summer School Gender and Philosophy, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

July 2016

Alternative Epistemology: Embodied Mind and its implications for thinking

University of Chicago, Divinity School, Chicago, USA

Block seminar, spring 2016

Embodied Critical Thinking applied to Dissertation Projects

University of Chicago, Divinity School, Chicago, USA

Workshops, spring 2014, summer 2015, spring 2016

Kantian Critique and its Pragmatist Critics (Kant, James and Dewey)

DePaul University, Philosophy Department, Chicago, USA

Seminar/ lecture, winter 2015

Mystical Traditions in Philosophy: Plotinus, Meister Eckhart, Nikolaus von Kues, Jakob Boehme, Schelling, Hegel

DePaul University, Philosophy Department, Chicago, USA

Seminar/ lecture, autumn 2014

Understanding Gendlin’s A Process Model

International Summer School of DAF, Lindau, Germany

2014 - today

Why do Philosophers Talk about Films?  On the Functions of Art und Psychotherapy in Philosophy today (Cavell, Pippin, Gendlin)

University of Klagenfurt, Institut für Philosophie, Germany

Block-seminar, autumn 2013

Epistemology of Classical Pragmatism (continuation)

ETH Zurich, Professur für Philosophie, Switzerland

Seminar, spring 2012

Epistemology of Classical Pragmatism (Charles Sanders Peirce, William James, John Dewey, George Herbert Mead)

ETH Zurich, Professur für Philosophie, Switzerland

Seminar, autumn 2011

Embodied Critical Thinking applied to Dissertation Projects

University of Zurich, Philosophisches Seminar, Switzerland

Block-seminar, autumn 2010

On the Development of Thought: From vague Beginnings to Theory (Gilbert Ryle, Thomas Nagel, Michael Polanyi, Herman Schmitz, Stanley Cavell, Eugene Gendlin). With N. Sieroka

ETH Zurich, Professur für Philosophie, Switzerland

Seminar, spring 2010

Dilthey: Experiencing, Expressing, Understanding. With C. Abbt.

Seminar, Philosophisches Seminar, Switzerland

Seminar, winter 2008/ 2009

Process-Philosophy in Ancient, Modern und Contemporary Philosophy: Aristotle, Jakob Boehme, Hegel, Whitehead, Gendlin. With N. Sieroka

ETH Zurich, Professur für Philosophie, Switzerland

Seminar, autumn 2009

Das Denken der Mystik

 Volkshochschule Zürich, Switzerland

Lecture-series, autumn 2009

Merleau-Ponty. W. C. Abbt

Blockseminar, spring 2008

University of Dresden, Institut für Philosophie, Germany

Critique of Religion in the German Enlightment (Lessing, Reimarus) und the Spinoza-Debate. With H. Holzey  

University of Zurich, Philosophisches Seminar, Switzerland

Seminar, summer 2002

Immanuel Kant’s Prolegomena

University of Zurich, Philosophisches Seminar, Switzerland

Proseminar, winter 2000/ 2001

Augustinus: Soliloquia

University of Zurich, Philosophisches Seminar, Switzerland

Proseminar, summer 2000

From Hegel to Nietzsche. W. H.J. Braun

Colloquia, 5 terms, 1998 - 2001

University of Zurich, Philosophisches Seminar, Switzerland

Thinking Oneness. Spekulative Motives in Plotinus, Meister Eckhart and Nikolaus of Kues

University of Zurich, Philosophisches Seminar, Switzerland

Seminar, winter 1998/99