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Guest lectures and seminars

Upcoming events

Mitochondria, illustration
Time and place: Oct. 14, 2019 8:30 AM5:00 PM, Bikuben, Kristine Bonnevie House

This symposium brings together world leaders in the ER proteostasis field in Oslo to showcase new research in this burgeoning field and its links to different aspects of normal cellular function as well as disease states, and aims stimulate new collaborative research.

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Time and place: Oct. 23, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 3
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Time and place: Oct. 30, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

Michael Strevens is visiting the Science Studies Colloqium Series. Strevens is professor in the Philosophy Department at New York University. His academic work is principally concerned with the nature of science, covering topics such as scientific explanation, understanding, complex systems, probability of various sorts, causation, and the social structure of science; he also applies contemporary research in cognitive psychology to explain aspects of both philosophical and scientific thinking.

The seminar is open for everyone!

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Time and place: Nov. 20, 2019 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

Massimo Pigliucci, Professor of Philosophy at CUNY-City College, is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Pigliucci has a doctorate in genetics from the University of Ferrara, Italy, a PhD in biology from the University of Connecticut, and a PhD in philosophy of science from the University of Tennessee. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry.

The seminar is open for everyone!

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Time and place: Nov. 20, 2019 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset

Massimo Pigliucci, Professor of Philosophy at CUNY-City College, is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Pigliucci has a doctorate in genetics from the University of Ferrara, Italy, a PhD in biology from the University of Connecticut, and a PhD in philosophy of science from the University of Tennessee. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry.

The seminar is free and open for everyone!