Perspectives on Science seminar

As a precaution against Covid-19, PoS seminars are organized as online conferences until further notice. The seminar will take place in Zoom, an application supported by University of Helsinki. Conference calls can be joined from Chrome browser or from a desktop application.

JOINING THE SEMINARS: To get a link for joining the seminars in Zoom, please contact research assistant

Coordinated by Emrah Aydınonat (

Perspectives on Science seminar is held primarily every other Monday from 14 to 16.

Spring 2022

  • 24.01.2022 Dunja Šešelja (Eindhoven University of Technology):
    Scientific Disagreements, Fast Science and Higher-Order Evidence

  • 14.02.2022 Remco Heesen (University of Western Australia):
    How to Measure Credit

  • 28.02.2022 Chiara Lisciandra (University of Groningen):
    Explanatory norms and interdisciplinary collaboration

  • 14.03.2022 Keith Tribe (Tartu University):
    Constructing Economic Science

  • 28.03.2022 Alessandra Basso (University of Helsinki):
    Concepts of inequality and their measurement

  • 11.04.2022 Session cancelled
    Osman Çağlar Dede (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

  • 25.04.2022 Monika Krause (LSE):
    Model Cases. On Canonical Research Objects and Sites

  • 09.05.2022 Karoliina Pulkkinen (University of Helsinki):
    Values in climate modelling: testing the practical applicability of the Moral Imagination ideal

  • 23.05.2022 Antoinette Baujard (Université Jean Monnet):
    Ethical values and scientific integrity in normative economics

  • 06.06.2022 Paul Thagard (University of Waterloo):
    MisInformation: How Information Works, Breaks, and Mends

For past seminars, please see here.