Prof. Dr. Hong Yu Wong

Lehrstuhl für Philosophie mit dem Schwerpunkt Kognitionswissenschaft
Stellv. geschäftsführender Direktor

Universität Tübingen
Philosophisches Seminar
Bursagasse 1
D - 72070 Tübingen

+49 (0)7071 29 74347


Sprechzeiten: n. V., Burse, Raum 321


  • Philosophie des Geistes
  • Philosophie der Kognitionswissenschaft
  • Handlungstheorie
  • Metaphysik
  • Ästhetik


Seit 2017

Professur für Philosophie, Universität Tübingen

2010 - 2016

Junior Research Group Leader, CIN Philosophy of Neuroscience Group, Universität Tübingen

2009 - 2010

Jacobsen Research Fellow and CenSes Fellow, Institute of Philosophy, University of London


PhD in Philosophie, University College London


MPhil in Philosophie, University College London


de Vignemont, F., Serino, A., Wong, H.Y., and Farne, A. (eds.) The world at your finger tip: a multidisciplinary exploration of peripersonal space, Oxford University Press (2021)

Orbán, K. and Wong, H.Y. “On the Possibility of Multimodal Bodily Immunity to Error Through Misidentification”, in F. Calzavarini & M. Viola (eds.) New Challenges in Philosophy of Neuroscience, Springer, 2021.

Wong, H.Y. “Embodied Agency”, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, doi: 10.1111/phpr.12392, 2018.

van der Veer, A.H., Alsmith, A.J.T., Longo, M., Wong, H.Y., Bülthoff, H.H., Mohler, B.J. (2018) “Where am I in virtual reality?” PLoS ONE 13(10): e0204358.

Wong, H.Y. “In and Out of Balance”, in F. de Vignemont and A. Alsmith (eds.) The Subject’s Matter: Self-Consciousness and the Body, MIT Press, 2017.

Wong, H.Y. “On Proprioception in Action: Multimodality versus Deafferentation,” Mind and Language 32(3): 259-282, 2017.

Wong, H.Y. “On the Significance of Bodily Awareness for Action”, Philosophical Quarterly, 65: 790-812, 2015.

Linkenauger, S.A., Wong, H.Y., Geuss, M., Stefanucci, J.K., Proffitt, D.R., Bülthoff, H.H., and Mohler, B.J. (2015) “The Perceptual Homunculus: The Perception of Bodily Proportions”, Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 144: 103-113.

Wong, H.Y. “Personal and Sub-Personal: Overcoming Explanatory Apartheid”, in T.-W. Hung (ed.) Communicative Action (Singapore: Springer, 2014), pp. 93-104.

Wong, H.Y. “Cartesian Psychophysics”, in P. van Inwagen and D. Zimmerman (eds.), Persons: Human and Divine (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007), pp. 169-195.

Wong, H.Y. “Emergents from Fusion”, Philosophy of Science, vol. 73, pp. 345-367 (2006).

O’Connor, T., and Wong, H.Y. “The Metaphysics of Emergence”, Noûs 39: 658-678 (2005).


Dr. Roberta Locatelli

Dr. Roberta Locatelli

Krisztina Orban

Dr. Krisztina Orbán

Dr. Michael Arsenault


Julian Saccone

Wissenschaftliche Hilfskräfte

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