Vice-Rector for Development & Resource Planning

Vice-Rector for Development & Resource Planning

Prof. Dr. Thomas Spitzley

* 1957

Curriculum vitae
since 4/2014

Vice-Rector for Development and Resource Planning, University of Duisburg-Essen

since 2003

Professorship of Philosophy (C4/W3) with a specialisation in Theoretical Philosophy, University of Duisburg-Essen

1999-2003

Senior Lectureship (C2), Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg; Stand in for a Professorship (C4) in Theoretical Philosophy, University of Duisburg (since 1.1.2003 University of Duisburg-Essen)

1999

Habilitation in Philosophy, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg

1998-1999

Research fellow, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg

1997-1998

Stand in for a Senior Lectureship (Oberassistentenstelle, C2), University of Duisburg (Gesamthochschule)

1992

Doctorate in Philosophy, University of Hamburg (viva voce 1989)

1990-1996

Lectureship (Wissenschaftlicher Assistent, C1), University of Duisburg (Gesamthochschule)

1987-1990

Research fellow, University of Hamburg

1985-1986

Research stay at St. John‘s College, Oxford, funded by a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

1978-1984

Magister degree course Philosophy, Psychology, and Sociology, University of Hamburg

1976-1978

Magister degree course Systematic Musicology, Physics, and Psychology, University of Hamburg (until second year examination (Zwischenprüfung))

Further academic functions (selection)
since 2016

Member of the International Advisory Council Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University, Kaliningrad

since 2011

Member of the Standing Expert Committee on Humanities of the accreditation agency ACQUIN

2010-2013

Chairperson of the Senate of the University of Duisburg-Essen

2003–2015

Member of the Managing Committee of the German Society for Analytic Philosophy (2006-2012 President)