Course Description 2019

This workshop is intended for graduate students and postdocs in philosophy who aspire to a professional career in academic philosophy. In this year's workshop, participants will, among other things, learn to write successful grant proposals and practice giving great talks.

Please let me know if you want to participate, so I can include you in the email list for the workshop.

Important: All participants must register on the CUSO website at[showUid]=4558. The CUSO will reimburse the train tickets (2nd class, half price tickets) for PhD students at the four CUSO universities (Geneva, Lausanne, Neuchâtel, and Fribourg).


This is the schedule of topics for the workshop. It is likely subject to adjustment.

Date Time Topic Room
2 April 2019
14:15-17:45 Workshop 1
- Introduction, presentation of course goals
- How to win a grant
2 rue Jean-Daniel-Colladon, Salle Denis de Rougemont; location on map
8 May 2019
11:15-12:45 Workshop 2
- Practice talks
Uni Bastions B 216; location on map
15 May 2019
11:15-12:45 Workshop 3
- Practice talks continued
Uni Bastions B 216; location on map
Fall dates TBD