Philosophie des Bewusstseins und der Kognition

Prof. Dr. Tobias Schlicht



  • Lichtenbergprofessor for Philosophy with a Focus on Consciousness and Cognition

  • Contact Person for philosophy students who wish to study abroad (Erasmus)

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Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Institut für Philosophie II
Universitätsstraße 150
D-44780 Bochum

Office Hour: Thursday, 12:00 pm
Room: GA 3/29
Phone: +49-234-32-29479


Claudia Smart
Phone: +49-234-32-28721
Fax: +49-234-32-14252
Room GA/34
eMail: Claudia.Smart [at]

Office hours:
Monday,Tuesday & Friday:
8:00am -1:00pm
Wednesday & Thursday:
8:00am - 4:30pm

Forschungsschwerpunkte/Areas of Specialization

  • Bewusstsein/ Consciousness
  • Situierte Kognition/ Situated Cognition
  • Soziale Kognition/ Social Cognition
  • Kants theoretische Philosophie/ Kant's theoretical philosophy

New Publications

Philosophical Studies_  T. Schlicht (2017): Experiencing organisms. From Mineness to subject of experience, in: Philosophical       Studies.

Kant And The Problem Of Consciousness   T. Schlicht (2017): Kant and the Problem of Consciousness, in: Consciousness and the Great Philosophers. London: Routledge.

Phenomenology And The Cognitive Sciences  J. Martens, T. Schlicht (2017): Individualism versus Interactionism about social under- standing, in: Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences

Upcoming Events:



  • Evolving Enactivism. Workshop with Dan Hutto and Erik Myon, December 4-6, 2017. For details, see here.

Evolving Enactivism Poster 4