Dr. Jennifer M. Windt

Former Assistant researcher / lecturer
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Areas of Specialization

Systematic Focus:
  • analytic philosophy of mind, especially on the topics of
    • dreams, delusion, and hallucinations
    • self-consciousness
Historical Focus:
  • 20th and 21st century
  • Modern Philosophy

Projects and activities

  • Dissertation: Dreaming: A Conceptual Framework for Philosophy of Mind and Empirical Research (submitted in April 2012); supervisors: Prof. Dr. Thomas Metzinger, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz and Dr. Tore Nielsen, Université de Montréal; under contract with MIT Press; projected publication in 2014
  • Group Manager of the MIND Group and organization of the biannual meetings of the MIND Group (together with Thomas Metzinger)
  • Hosting a Frontiers Research Topic titled Contrasting Dreaming and Wakefulness: Frontiers in Consciousness Research