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Philosopher , researcher

Volker Peckhaus, German philosopher, researcher. With German Army, 1974-1976. Member Leibniz Association, Association for Mathematics Logic and German, Foundations of Exact Sciences, Association for History of Sciences, Association for Philosophy and Sciences, Association Analytical Philosophy, Philosophy in Germany, History of Philosophy of Science.

Background

Peckhaus, Volker was born on July 8, 1955 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Son of Walter Friedrich and Hanne (Brauweiler) Peckhaus.

Education

Master of Arts, Rheinisch-Westfälische Technology University, Aachen, Germany, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany, 1990. Habilitation, University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany, 1996.

Privatdozent, 1996.

Career

Wissenschaftlicher Angestellter philosophy department University Erlangen, Germany, 1985-1990, Wissenschaftlicher assistant philosophy department, 1990—2000, professor philosophy, 2000, University Essen, 2000-2001. Professor philosophy of science and technical University Paderborn, since 2001.

Works

Membership

With German Army, 1974-1976. Member Leibniz Association, Association for Mathematics Logic and German, Foundations of Exact Sciences, Association for History of Sciences, Association for Philosophy and Sciences, Association Analytical Philosophy, Philosophy in Germany, History of Philosophy of Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Rowing.

Connections

Married Lucie Kropp, May 15, 1987. Children: Martin, Thomas.

father:
Walter Friedrich Peckhaus

mother:
Hanne (Brauweiler) Peckhaus

spouse:
Lucie Kropp

child:
Martin Peckhaus

child:
Thomas Peckhaus