Our research focus contains of:

  • Political philosophy
  • Theories of democracy
  • Theories of justice
  • Theories of power
  • Action and decision theory


Recent dissertation projects are:

  • Xhonjela Milloshi: Social cohesivness: a missing component in the Europaen Commission
  • Barbara Müller: Particularity in Cosmopolitan Theories
  • Michael Roseneck: Religious and epistemically contested retribution demandings in the discourse of pluralistic societies
  • Stefan Schlag: Cognitive Enhancement from the Perspective of Political Science


Research within the doctoral group "Coginitve Enhancement" (sponsored by the Projekt Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften):

  • Socio-political aspects of 'Brain Doping'