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Dr Tuomas Tahko

Dr Tuomas Tahko

Dr Tuomas Tahko

Reader in Metaphysics of Science

Cotham House,
Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JL
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Research summary

I specialize in contemporary analytic metaphysics, with an emphasis on methodological and epistemic issues: 'meta-metaphysics'. I also work at the interface of metaphysics and philosophy of science: 'metaphysics of science'. Broader research interests include issues in epistemology, philosophical logic, philosophy of science, philosophy of mind, and history of philosophy. I am the PI of an ERC Consolidator Project "The Metaphysical Unity of Science" (MetaScience, 2018-2023).

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Biography

Education

  • PhD in Philosophy, Durham University, 2008.
  • BA, MA in Theoretical Philosophy, University of Helsinki, 2005.

Previous Appointments

  • University Lecturer (with tenure), Department of Philosophy, History and Art Studies, University of Helsinki, 01/2015 - 08/2018
  • Academy of Finland Research Fellow, Department of Philosophy, History and Art Studies, University of Helsinki, 09/2013 - 08/2018
  • Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Philosophy, History and Art Studies, University of Helsinki, 01/2011 - 08/2013
  • Research Fellow, Department of Philosophy, Durham University, 12/2008 - 12/2010

Visiting Appointments

  • Centre for Time, University of Sydney, Visiting Scholar, Sponsored by Kristie Miller 4 ...

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Recent publications

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