Ethical, Epistemological and Biological Perspectives, Summer School

ETHICAL, EPISTEMOLOGICAL AND BIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES, Summer School from

25-29 March 2019 in Münster (Westf.), Germany

•    What does it mean for an animal to "fare well"?

•    How can we access animal welfare experimentally?

•    How can we foster animal welfare?

•    Which societal, legal and political expectations and demands should be

taken into consideration?

These and other questions will be discussed during the Summer School at the

University of Münster (Westphalian Wilhelm University, WWU) in Spring 2019.

The Summer School is organised by the Centre for Bioethics, the Institute for

Neuro- and Behavioural Biology and the Centre for the Philosophy of Science

and funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

We invite junior scientists from the behavioural sciences, biology,

philosophy, veterinary science, law and social sciences as well as other

relevant disciplines to present their theoretical and experimental approaches

in 30-45 minute talks and discuss them with experts during the Summer School.

Travel costs and costs incurred for board and lodging will be covered by the

organisation.

Working languages at the Summer School will be English and German.

Interested junior scientists are invited to send their applications including

a short CV and an abstract of max. 300 words until 21st October 2018 to the

following e-mail address:

Centrum für Bioethik

Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität

Philipp de Vries

CfB@uni-muenster.de

Location: 
Philosophikum
Domplatz 23,
48143 Münster
Germany
Date: 
Monday, March 25, 2019