Prof. Dr. Jan C. Schmidt

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. phil. habil. Jan C. Schmidt

General Information

Office Hours

During the term: Wednesdays, 12.15am-1.00pm, A12, 311b.

During the term holidays: please contact me by email (07/29, 08/07, 09/11, 09/17, 09/25)

 

Areas of interest

  • Philosophy of Science
  • Philosophy of Technology
  • Philosophy of Interdisciplinarity
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Ethics, Science and Technology Assessment, Sustainability
  • Physics of Complex Systems, Chaos Theory, Self Organization, Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Physics / Technology Education, Concepts, Methods and Philosophy of Education

 

Positions

2018 - 2019: Research Fellow, European Academy of Technology and Innovation Assessment, Bad Neuenhar-Ahrweiler.

2016: Invited Guest Professor, Faculty of Risk- and Security Studies, University of Life Science, Vienna / Austria.

2015: Invited Guest Professor, Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Klagenfurt in Vienna / Austria.

2011 - 2012: Stand-in Full Professor of Natural Philosophy, Friedrich-Schiller-University, Jena / Germany.

Since 2008: Professor of Philosophy, Unit of Social, Culture and Technology Studies, University of Applied Sciences, Darmstadt.

2006 - 2008: Associate Professor of Philosophy, School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta / U.S.A..

1999 - 2006: Senior Scientist, Lecturer, Assistant to a Professor, Department of Philosophy and Center for Interdisciplinary Studies of Technology, Technical University, Darmstadt / Germany.

1996 - 1999: Junior Scientist and Assistant to a Professor, Department of Physics, University of Mainz / Germany.

1995 - 1996: Junior Scientist, Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Energy, and Environment, Wuppertal.

 

Earned Degrees

2006: Habilitation (phil. habil.), Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Technical University, Darmstadt.

2004: B.A. (first state examination for grammar school teacher), Education Science, Department of Pedagogics, University of Mainz.

2004: M.A., Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Technical University, Darmstadt.

1999: Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.), Physics, Department of Physics, University of Mainz.

1995: M.Sc. (Dipl.-Phys.), Physics, Department of Physics, University of Mainz.

Selected publications

Conference

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Kontakt

Prof. Dr. Jan Cornelius Schmidt

Haardtring 100
64295 Darmstadt
: A12,3.11a
+49.6151.16-38742
Jan Cornelius Schmidt
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