Visiting professorship Prof. dr. Hans-Jörg Rheinberger
Prof. dr. Hans-Jörg Rheinberger will be visiting the Vossius Center from 27 February until 19 March 2017. On 2 March, prof. Rheinberger will also deliver the Zeeman-lecture under auspices of the Vossius Center.
Hans-Jörg Rheinberger is a molecular biologist and historian of science, and director emeritus of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin. His current research interests are history and epistemology of experimentation, history of the life sciences, and the relation between the sciences and the arts. His recent publications include On Historicizing Epistemology (2010); A Cultural History of Heredity (2012, together with Staffan Müller-Wille); Itérations (2013); Natur und Kultur im Spiegel des Wissens (2015); KunstStücke (2015); Die Farben des Tastens (2015).