Philosophy Department at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

  • Director of the Executive Master Program “Philosophy – Politics – Economics (PPW)” (2020-present)
  • Vice Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy, Theory of Science and the Study of Religion (2019-present)
  • Director of the LMU Munich Graduate School “Ethics in Practice”, supported by VW Foundation with EUR 1.62 million (2018-2022)
  • Spokesperson of the Mentoring Programme (2018-2020)
  • Member of Habilitation Committees: Dr. Rebecca Gutwald (2019-pesent); Dr. Nikil Mukerji (2018-present); Dr. Jörg Noller (completed 2021); Dr. Jan Heilinger (completed 2016)
  • Head of Habilitation Committees: Prof. Dr. Jörg Löschke (completed 2021); Dr. Zachary Goldberg (completed 2019); Dr. Christian Budnik (completed 2019)

Extra-Departmental Service at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich

  • Member of the Academic Board of the doctoral program “Proenviron” of the Rachel Carson Center (2021-present)
  • Spokeswoman and Founding Member of the Center for Ethics and Philosophy in Practice (2021-present)
  • Member of the CAS Research Group “Empathy” (2020-2022)
  • Member of the Center of Advanced Studies (CAS) (2018-present)
  • Spokeswoman of the Munich Competence Center for Ethics (2016-2019)
  • Member of the Exam Committee for High School Teachers (2015-present)
  • Member of the CAS Research Group “Moral Behavior” (2015-2017)
  • Appointed Mentor for Women in Philosophy, Dr. Silvia Jonas, Ludwig Maximilian University, 2018-present; Dr. Christine Bratu, Ludwig Maximilian University, 2018-2020; Dr. Almut von Wedelstaedt, University of Bielefeld, 2018-present; Prof. Dr. Lisa Herzog, Technical University Munich, 2017-2019; Dr. Angela Martin, Université de Fribourg, 2017-2018; Dr. Anne Eckart, Université de Lausanne, 2014-2016; Dr. Magdalena Hofmann, Universität Zürich, 2009-2010

Other Services

  • Member of the Scientific Board, Fritz Thyssen Foundation (starting 2022)
  • Member of the Expert Team, Doc-CH Evaluation Committee of the Swiss National Science Foundation (2020-present)
  • Elected Member of the Review Board “Philosophy”, German Science Foundation (DFG), (2020-2023)
  • Member of the Committee for the Humboldt Research Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (2018-present)
  • Member of the Steering Committee, Social Epistemology Network (2017-present)
  • Elected Member of the Swiss National Committee for Bioethics (2012-present)
  • Department Chair, University of Bern (2007-2012)
  • Editorial Board/ Steering Committee/Associate Editor: Argumenta: Journal of the Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy, Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, European Journal of Philosophy, Grazer Philosophische Studien, Journal of Social Ontology, Zeitschrift für praktische Philosophie, Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung, Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie, On Education: Journal for Research and Debate, Jahrbuch für praktische Philosophie in globaler Perspektive
  • Member of the Einstein Lecture Committee, University of Bern (2009-2015)
  • Member of the Program Committee: Social Epistemology Network (June 2017-present); German Philosophical Association (2011); Society for Analytical Philosophy (2010-2012)
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board: Munich School of Philosophy (2018-present); University of Vienna (Faculty for Philosophy and Education) (2014-present)

Review Activities

  • Referee for Journals and Presses: Allgemeine Zeitschrift für Philosophie, Bloomsbury Publishing, Canadian Journal for Philosophy, De Gruyter Verlag, De GruyterOpen, Dialectica, Diskurs. Kindheits- und Jugendforschung, Erkenntnis, European Journal for Philosophy, Ethical Perspectives, Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, Ethics, Facta Philosophica, Grazer Philosophische Studien, Inquiry, Jahrbuch Praktische Philosophie in globaler Perspektive, Journal for Ethics, Journal for Moral Philosophy, Journal for Social Philosophy, Kantian Review, Moral Philosophy and Politics, Noûs, Philosophia. Philosophical Quarterly of Israel, Philosophers’ Imprint, Philosophical Explorations, Philosophical Quarterly, Philosophy: The Journal of the Royal Institute of Philosophy, Rationality, Markets and Morals, Social Theory and Practice, Springer Verlag, Theoria, Zeitschrift für philosophische Forschung, Zeitschrift für philosophische Literatur, Zeitschrift für praktische Philosophie
  • Referee for Foundations and Academic Societies: British Society for Ethical Theory (BSET), Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Science Foundation), DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), European Research Council (ERC), European Society for Analytical Philosophy (ESAP), Evangelisches Studienwerk, Gesellschaft für analytische Philosophy (Association for Analytical Philosophy), Jubiläumsfonds der Österreichischen Nationalbank (Fund of the Austrian National Bank), Schweizerische Vereinigung für Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie (Swiss Association for Legal and Social Philosophy), Schweizerischer Nationalfonds (Swiss Science Foundation), Social Epistemology Network, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes (German National Foundation), Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Philosophie (German Philosophical Association), Volkswagen Foundation, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (Dutch Council for the Humanities), Ministery of Education and Research of the State of Baden-Württemberg, German-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development, National Research Council of Canada
  • Appointed External Member of University Review Committees: University of Constance/Germany, Philosophy Department (2018); University of Zurich/Switzerland, Philosophy Department (2009)
  • External Reviewer for Appointments, Promotions to Associate or Full Professor, and Habilitations: University of Geneva (2020), Florida State University (2020), Humboldt University Berlin (2019); University of Bayreuth (2018); University of Cologne (2018); Technical University of Munich (2018); University of Neuchâtel (2018); McGill University Montréal/Canada (2016); University of Dusseldorf (2016); University College Dublin/Ireland (2016); University of Marburg (2016); University of Oldenburg (2015); University of Göttingen (2014); University of Duisburg-Essen (2014); University of Erlangen (2012); University of Salzburg (2012, 2008); Catholic University of Leuven/Belgium (2011); Université de Lausanne (2011); Münster University (2011); Stuttgart University (2010); Rutgers University (2010); University of Potsdam (2010, 2014); University of Dortmund (2008); Salzburg University (2008); University of Halle (2008); Ludwig Maximilian University Munich (2008); University of Berne (2007, 2008-2009, 2010, 2012, 2013); University of Göttingen (2000-2001)
  • Member of Search and Appointment Committees: Chair for Political Philosophy, Ludwig Maximilian University (2019-2020); Associate Professorship Philosophy of Renaissance, Ludwig Maximilian University (2018); Assistant Professorship in Political Philosophy, University of Berne (2013-2014); Associate Professorship in Political Philosophy, University of Berne (2012); Associate Professorship in Philosophy of Science, University of Berne (2011-2012); Chair for Ancient Philosophy, University of Berne (2011); Assistant Professorship in Practical Philosophy, University of Berne (2009); Associate Professorship in History of Philosophy, University of Berne (2008-2009), Assistant Professorship in Theoretical Philosophy, University of Berne (2008); Chair for Theoretical Philosophy, University of Berne (2007); Chair for History of Modern Philosophy, Göttingen University (2000-2001)
  • Member of Habilitation Committees at the University of Bern: Dr. Georg Brun (completed 2015); Dr. Pierfrancesco Basile (completed 2008); Dr. Jens Schlieter (completed 2007)
  • Erasmus Coordinator, University of Bern 2006-2014; Göttingen University 1998-2004
  • Member of the Exam Committee for High School Teachers, Göttingen University 1998-2004
  • Member of the Highschool Diploma Committee, University of Bern 2011
  • Member of the Library Committee, Göttingen University 1998-2004
  • Member of the Structure Committee, University of Bern, Faculty of the Humanities, 2008-2011; Center for Global Studies 2008