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Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

Visiting Researchers

2014 – 2018

Postdoctoral Researchers

Jan –
May 2018
Ted Toadvine
  Department of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University
Project: The End of All Things: Eschatology and the Elements
Jan – May 2018 Mischa-Sébastien Piraud
  Swiss Institute of Technology (EPFL)
Project: Ambiguity in Marcuse’s Thought
Sept 2017 –
Feb 2018
Matthias Lievens
  Institute of Philosophy, Catholic University of Leuven
Project: Seriality and the Crisis of Democracy: Taking Sartre into Radical Democratic Theory
Sept 2016 –
June 2017
Dr. Seçkin Sertdemir Özdemir
  Department of Philosophy, Galatasaray University, Istanbul, Turkey
Project: The Meaning of Plurality in Contemporary Democracy
Apr 2015 –
Mar 2016
Dr Koichiro Kokubun
  Takasaki City University of Economics, Gunma, Japan
Project: Desire and Power: Deleuzian Philosophy in its relation to the Foucaldian Theory of ‘Pouvoir’
Oct–Dec 2014 Dr Jussi Backman
  University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Project: From Finitude to Contingency: The End and Return of Metaphysics in Contemporary Continental Philosophy

PhD Researchers

Sept – Dec 2017 Stanimir Panayotov
  Department of Gender Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Project: Disembodiment in Neo-Platonism and New Realism
March –
May 2016
Camma Juel Jepsen
  School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University, Denmark
Project: Contemporaneity and Translocality in European Art Biennials
Oct2015 –
Jan 2016
Cathrine Bjørnholt Michaelsen
  Centre for Subjectivity Research/Department of Systematic Theology, University of Copenhagen
Project: Deconstructive Variations on Selfhood and Subjectivity
Oct 2015 –
April 2016
Katja Čičigoj
  Graduate Center for the Study of Culture (GCSC), Justus-Leibig University, Giessen, Germany
Project: Freedom Beyond Sovereignty: A Feminist Rethinking of Ontology and Politics
Mentor: Stella Sandford
Sept 2014 –
July 2015
Kim West
  Facuty of Aesthetics, Södertörn University, Stockholm
Project: The Exhibitionary Complex: Critical Theory of the Exhibition and Cybernetic Capitalism, from the Culture Center Project to the Centre Pompidou
Mentor: Peter Osborne