Funding/Awards

Research Funding

 

10.2016-06.2017

 

 

Mach Grant for the postdoc Matteo Pasucci on "Determinism: Comparing a Logical and Empirical Perspective" (9.360,00 Euro) from the Oestereichische Akademische Austauschdienst (OeAD)

 

02.2017-03.2017

 

 

Mach Grant for the postdoc Joshua Luczak on "Explaining the Success of the Fokker-Plank Equation" (2.080,00 Euro) from the Oestereichische Akademische Austauschdienst (OeAD)

 

10.2016-06.2017

 

 

Mach Grant for the visiting Ph.D. student Matthew Baxendale on "Scientific Pluralism Unleashed: Beyond the Layer Cake Model of the world" (8.640,00 Euro) from the Oestereichische Akademische Austauschdienst (OeAD)

 

10.2015-06.2016

 

 

Mach Grant for the postdoc Lorenzo Rossi on "Investigations Into Semantic Partiality", (9.360,00 Euro) from the Oestereichische Akademische Austauschdienst (OeAD)

 

10.2015-06.2016

 

 

Mach Grant for the postdoc Marton Gomori on "Statistical Mechanics without Phase Space", (9.360,00 Euro) from the Oestereichische Akademische Austauschdienst (OeAD)

 

10.016-10.2019

 

 

Schroedinger grant for the post-doc Anna-Maria Eder on the project "Higher-Order Evidence" (ca. 110.000,00 Euro) from the Austrian Research Fund (FWF)

 

03.2013-03.2018

 

 

Co-Investigator of the ESRC grant (British Reserach Council) "Interpreting Transient Nonlinear Models: Managing Climate Risk and Providing Climate Services", together with Dr Diez and Dr Stainforth, Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy

 

03.2012-03.2015

 

 

Co-Investigator of the AHRC grant "Managing Severe Uncertainty", together with Professor Bradley, Dr Frigg, Dr Steele, Dr Voorhoeve (725.737,00 Pounds)

Scholarships

 

10.2006-09.2009

 

Paskin Scholarship, scholarship from St. John's College for PhD studies in philosophy at the University of Cambridge (56370 Pounds)

 

08.2005-12.2005

 

 

Joint Study Scholarship for a postgraduate stay at Duke University Graduate School from Duke University Graduate School and the Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Science and Culture (17598 Dollar)

 

08.2005-12.2005

 

Scholarship from the Julius Raab Foundation for a postgraduate stay at Duke University Graduate School (600 Euro)

 

08.2005-12.2005

 

Scholarship from the Kulturfonds of the City of Salzburg for a postgraduate stay at Duke University Graduate School (500 Euro)

 

07.2004

 

Scholarship from the foundation Politheia for the summer school "Poland today 2004" (500 Euro)

 

09.2003-07.2004

 

Erasmus scholarship for a stay at Oxford Brookes University (3675 Euro)

Awards

 2011 Cushing Memorial Prize in History and Philosophy of Physics

 

 

12.2006

 

Award for outstanding achievements in the third diploma examination in philosophy from the University of Salzburg

 

12.2006

 

Award for outstanding achievements in the second diploma examination in philosophy from the University of Salzburg

 

12.2006

 

Award for outstanding achievements in the master's programme of applied mathematics from the University of Salzburg

 

10.2006-09.2009

 

Honory Cambridge European Trust Scholar, Fellow of the Cambridge European Society

 

10.2006

 

Hans Stegbuchner Award from the Department of Mathematics for  my master's thesis in applied mathematics "Chaos and Strange Attractors: Formal Treatment and Meaning" 

 

07.2005

 

Award of advancement for my master thesis in philosophy from the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Salzburg

 

11.2003

 

Award for outstanding achievements in the baccalaureate of mathematics from the University of Salzburg

 

06.2003

 

Hans Stegbuchner Award from the Department of Mathematics for  extraordinary achievements in the academic year 2002/2003