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Philosophy educator

Paul Hoyningen-Huene, German Philosophy educator. Grantee Swiss National Science Foundation, 1986-1994. Member American Philosophical Association, Philosophy Science Association History Science Society.

Background

Hoyningen-Huene, Paul was born on July 31, 1946 in Pfronten, Germany. Son of Erik and Theodora (Baillet) Hoyningen-Hoyningen-Huene.

Education

Diploma theoretical physics, University Munich, Germany, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Theoretical Physics, University Zurich, Switzerland, 1975. Habilitation philosophy of science, Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland, 1988.

Career

Research associate theoretical physics University Zurich, Switzerland, 1972-1976, research associate philosophy Switzerland, 1976-1980. Visiting scholar Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1984-1985. Senior visiting fellow University Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1987-1988.

Senior research associate environmental science Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland, 1989-1990. Professor history and philosophy science University Konstanz, Germany, 1990-1997. Director Center Philosophy & Ethics Science University Hannover, Germany, since 1997.

Membership

Member American Philosophical Association, Philosophy Science Association History Science Society.

Connections

Married Ursula Süess, July 31, 1984. Children: Sarah, Alexander.

father:
Erik Hoyningen-Hoyningen-Huene

mother:
Theodora (Baillet) Hoyningen-Hoyningen-Huene

spouse:
Ursula Süess

children:
Alexander Hoyningen-Huene

Sarah Hoyningen-Huene