Dr. Wanja Wiese

Assistant Researcher / lecturer, Theoretical Philosophy Group

Contact Details

E-Mail: wawiese[at]uni-mainz.de

Postal Address

Philosophisches Seminar
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
D-55099 Mainz

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Semester: WiSe 2018/19


Areas of Specialization

  • Philosophy of mind, especially: phenomenal consciousness and mental representation.
  • Philosophy of cognitive science, especially: cognitive underpinnings of knowledge and action, philosophical implications of predictive processing.
  • Value theory, especially: valences of conscious experiences, conflicts between instrumental and epistemic values.


Projects and Activities