TALKS AND CONFERENCES
"Why does philosophy of science matter to professional biologists?"
November 14, 2017
February 11, 2017
September 12, 2016 @ 10.00 hrs.
School of Architecture and Design; Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts; bygn. 68, rum C.426
April 21, 4:30 pm, History Bldg rm 307,
Program in History and Philosophy of Science,
University of Kassel,
National Tsing Hua University,
Hsinchu City, Taiwan
May 27, 3.20-4:35 pm
Keynote for MA Student Conference
Bldg. 1455, rm. 127
(When Maps Become the World
Stanford University, California, USA
"One of the greatest potentials the ocean has for mankind has little to do with oil or diamonds, pharmaceuticals, or even food. It is the opportunity to contemplate, enjoy, and explore this new realm."
Jacques Cousteau - The Ocean World
Today a philosopher of science, researcher, writer, educator, diver, seeker, and explorer, Rasmus Grønfeldt Winther has a PhD in philosophy of science, and three masters' degrees, including one in ecology and evolutionary biology. He has worked in Denmark, USA, and Mexico.
As a successful Routledge series editor, and Cambridge University Press and University of Chicago Press author, he is happy to coach you with your new book. You can do it!
As a resourceful connoisseur of various sciences, Dr. Winther is happy to discuss with you your projects on evolution, genetics, cosmology, geology, psychology, geography, cartography, and mathematics.
As a knowledgeable critic of contemporary capitalism, with an eye towards social equity, he would like to brainstorm with you your plans for environmental and social projects.
As an engaging and inspiring public speaker, he would love to hold public and pedagogical lectures for you: in English; på dansk; en español.
Or... if you need an article, review, etc. about any of the above topics, let him know!
Author's Note from WHEN MAPS BECOME THE WORLD (University of Chicago Press, 2020)