From July 15–19, 2019, the University of Pittsburgh is hosting a Pittsburgh Summer Program in Philosophy of Science for Underrepresented Groups. This program is for:
Undergraduate Students who are highly motivated and show strong academic promise and interest in the philosophy of science, including but not limited to:
- Underrepresented racial/ethnic backgrounds
- Students with disabilities
- First-generation undergraduates
- Undergraduates from groups underrepresented in philosophy of science
The Summer Program will include:
Two daily graduate seminars about core issues and cutting-edge topics in general philosophy of science and philosophy of the special sciences (e.g., physics, biology, cognitive science and neuroscience, social sciences). The seminars and lectures will be given by internationally recognized faculty in the Department of History and Philosophy of Science and the Department of Philosophy at the University of Pittsburgh as well as in the Department of Philosophy at Carnegie Mellon University.
For further details, visit the page for PSP2, where you’ll find last year’s course descriptions, schedule, etc.
Housing, meals, and transportation costs (US travel only – the University will not provide transportation costs for travel into or outside of the US) will be covered, and all course materials provided. Applications are due March 1, 2019, and participants will be notified by April 15, 2019.
For more information, visit the program website.