Philosophisches Seminar

Chair for Philosophy with the Focus Practical Philosophy (Ethics)

Chair occupied by: Prof. Dr. Sabine Döring


Prof. Dr. Sabine Döring
Universität Tübingen
Philosophisches Seminar
Bursagasse 1
D-72070 Tübingen
Tel.: +49 (0)7071 29 743 45
Fax.:+49 (0)7071 29 52 08
E-mail: mailspam / sabine.doeringspam


Research focus

Ethical theory with a focus on the philosophy of emotions; Normative ethics; Moral psychology; Value theory; Theory of rationality; Action theory; Philosophy of mind; Aesthetics and Philosophy of art; Philosophy and literature

Conferences and Research Projects

Tübingen Masterclass in Practical Philosophy mit John Broome 2016

DFG-Project Emotions and Values (2011-2014); Employee: Anika Lutz, M.A.

Conferences held as part of this project:

8-10 November 2012: Emotion and Perception

21-23 November 2013: Values


Tübingen Working Group in Practical Philosophy

28-30 May 2009: First Conference with Michael Smith (Princeton University) as guest.

27-29 June 2010: Second Conference with T.M. Scanlon (Harvard University) as guest.

2- 5 June 2011: Third Conference with Michael Bratman (Universität Stanford) as guest.

23- 25 May 2013: Fourth Conference with Michael Zimmerman (University of Colorado, Boulder) and Dietmar von der Pfordten (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen) as guests.


Research Project: Religious Feelings / Religiöse Gefühle as part of the Cluster Initiative Analytic Theology (Innovative Research at the Intersection of Analytic Philosophy and Theology)