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ArgLab coordinator

 

Marcin Lewiński

Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, Nova University of Lisbon
PhD in Humanities: Argumentation Theory, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2010)
MA in Philosophy, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2006)

Research Interests: Argumentation Theory, Philosophy of Language, Pragmatics, Social Ontology

E-mail: m.lewinski@fcsh.unl.pt


Researchers

 

Pedro Abreu

Research Fellow
PhD in in Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2018)
BA in Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2009)
BA in Multimedia Design, ESAD, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal (2003)

Research Interests: Philosophy of Language, Theories of Meaning and Interpretation, Metasemantics, Language Acquisition

E-mail: pedroabreu@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Per Algander

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Practical Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden (2013)
MA in Practical Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden (2007)

Research Interests: Ethics, Value theory, Aesthetics, Political Philosophy

E-mail: per.algander@filosofi.uu.se

 

Robert Clowes

Senior Research Fellow
PhD in Cognitive Science, University of Sussex; UK.
Msc in Applied Informatics, University of Middlesex.
BA(Hons) Philosophy and Literature, Keele University.

Research Interests: Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Technology, Philosophy of Consciousness

E-mail: robertclowes@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Vasco Correia

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Philosophy of mind, Université Paris-Sorbonne, France (2008)
MA in Philosophy, Université Paris-Sorbonne, France (2000)

Research Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Argumentation, Irrationality

E-mail: vasco.correia75@gmail.com

 

Vito Evola

Research Fellow
PhD in in Synchronic and Diachronic Linguistics, University of Palermo, Italy (2009)
Italian Laurea in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures, University of Palermo, Italy (2009)

Research Interests: Cognitive linguistics, cognition, semiotics, linguistic anthropology, semantics and pragmatics, multimodality, gesture and nonverbal behavior, metaphor and metonymy

E-mail: vito.evola@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Jorge de Almeida Gonçalves

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2007)
MA in Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2002)

Research Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Psychiatry, Mind body-problem, Unconscious, Imperfect Cognitions

E-mail: gja@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Fabrizio Macagno

Senior Research Fellow
PhD in Applied Linguistics, Universita' Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano, Italy (2008)
MA in Arts, Universita' Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano, Italy (2004)

Research Interests: Argumentation Theory, Pragmatics, Argumentation and Education, Medical Communication, Legal Interpretation

E-mail: fabrizio.macagno@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Poppy Mankowitz

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Philosophy, University of St Andrews, UK (2018)
MPhilStud in Philosophy, King’s College London, UK (2014)
BA in Philosophy, King’s College London, UK (2012)

Research Interests: Philosophy of Language, Semantics, Pragmatics, Metaphysics

E-mail: pmankowitz@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Dina Mendonça

Senior Research Fellow
PhD in Philosophy, University of South Carolina, USA (2003)
MA in in Philosophy for Children, Montclair State University, USA (1996)
BA Philosophy, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Portugal (1993)

Research Interests: Philosophy of Emotions, Philosophy for Children, Pragmatism, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Mind, Ethics

E-mail: md@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Dima Mohammed

Senior Research Fellow
Adjunct Professor, Department of Communication, Nova University of Lisbon
Adjunct Professor, School of Social Sciences, ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
PhD in Humanities: Argumentation Theory, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2009)
MA in Philosophy, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2005)
BA in Arts, Birzeit University, Palestine (2002)

Research Interests: Argumentation Theory, Political Argumentation, Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics, Philosophy of Communication, Persuasion, Rhetoric

E-mail: d.mohammed@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Chrysi Rapanta

Senior Research Fellow
PhD in Communication Sciences, University of Lugano, Switzerland (2011)
DEA Pedagogy and Psychopedgogy, University of Granada, Spain (2006)
BA in Psychology, Aristoteles University of Thessaloniki, Greece (2004)

Research Interests: Teacher Education, Argumentation and Education, Intercultural Communication

E-mail: crapanta@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Erich Rast

Senior Research Fellow
PhD in Philosophy, Roskilde University, Denmark (2007)
MA in Philosophy & General Linguistics, Humboldt University & Technical University of Berlin, Germany (2002)

Research Interests: Formal Philosophy, Value Theory, Logic, 20th Century Philosophy

E-mail: erast@fcsh.unl.pt, erich@snafu.de Webpage: http://home.snafu.de/~erich

 

Maria Grazia Rossi

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Cognitive Science, University of Messina, Italy (2012)
MA in Theory of Communication, Roma Tre University, Italy (2008)
BA in Philosophies and Sciences of Communication and Knowledge, University of Calabria, Italy (2006)

Research Interests: Health Communication, Medical Argumentation, Metaphor Theory, Pragmatics, Emotions

E-mail: mgrazia.rossi@fcsh.unl.pt

 

João de Deus Santos Sàágua

Rector of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Full Professor of Humanities, Department of Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon
PhD in Contemporary Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (1990)

Research Interests: Defeasible Argumentation, Decision Theory, Logic

E-mail: jsaagua@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Mehmet Ali Üzelgün

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Psychology, University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal (2014)
MSc in Science and Technology (Policy) Studies, Middle East Technical University, Turkey (2007)
BSc in Psychology, Middle East Technical University, Turkey (1997)

Research Interests: Argumentation Theory, Discourse Analysis, Environmental Communication, Media Argumentation, Rhetoric

E-mail: uzelgun@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Nuno Venturinha

Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon
PhD in Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2006)
Lic Phil in Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2000)

Research Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Wittgenstein

E-mail: nventurinha.ifl@fcsh.unl.pt

 

Robert Vinten

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Philosophy, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2018)
MA in Philosophy, Georgia State University, USA (2000)
MA in Philosophy, University of Glasgow, UK (1997)

Research Interests: Marxism, Social Philosophy, Wittgenstein

E-mail: rvinten@fcsh.unl.pt


 

Collaborators

 

Rosalice Pinto

Post PhD in Social Communication, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal and Geneva University (2012)
PhD in Linguistics, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal (2006)
MA in French Language and Literature, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil (1996)

Research Interests: Legal linguistics, Argumentation Theory, Discourse Analysis, Visual Argumentation, Organizational Communication, Entrepreneurship, Sustainability

E-mail: rosalice.pinto@fcsh.unl.pt


 

PhD Students

 

Ricardo N. Henriques

PhD student
MA, in Filosofia - Especialização em Filosofia Contemporânea Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto, Portugal (2018)
BA, in História Moderna e Contemporânea, ISCTE-IUL, Lisboa, Portugal (2016)

Research Interests: Epistemology, Naturalism, Philosophy of Language, Wittgenstein

E-mail: ricardonhenriques.11@gmail.com

 

Vanessa D. Latansio

PhD student
MA, State University of São Paulo (2010)

Research Interests: Epistemology, Frege, Philosophy of Language, Wittgenstein

E-mail: vdlatansio@hotmail.com

 

António C. Pais

PhD student
MA, Nova University of Lisbon (2012)

Research Interests: Aristotle, Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Wittgenstein

E-mail: antonio.pais@neobiz-consulting.pt

 

Maria Joana Vilela

PhD student

MA, Nova University of Lisbon (2014)

Research Interests: Epistemology, Naturalism, Philosophy of Language, Wittgenstein


E-mail: mariajoanavilela.filosofia@gmail.com

 

Events

All Events

Jos Hornikx, 11 December 2020, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | Argumentation schemes put to a test:…

December 11, 2020

David Plunkett, Rachel Sterken, & Tim Sundell, 13 November 2020, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | Generics and Metalinguistic Negotiation

November 13, 2020

Klaus Gaertner, September 30, 2020

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar | The Untold Story…

September 30, 2020

2nd ERB Project Workshop: Wittgenstein, Nature, and Religion

2nd ERB Project Workshop

July 29, 2020

Dina Mendonça 8 July, 2020

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar | Why the Situated…

July 08, 2020

Dave Ward, 12 June 2020, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | Friendly Sensorimotor Generalists

June 12, 2020

Gloria Andrada (w/Robert Clowes), 3 June, 2020, 15.00h to 16.00h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar | Transparency in Extended…

June 02, 2020

Alice Crary, 8 May 2020, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | Dehumanization and the Question of Animals

May 08, 2020

Alan Cienki, 17 April 2020, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | Pragmatic functions of gesture on different…

April 17, 2020

Catarina Dutilh Novaes, 13 March 2020, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | The role of trust in argumentation

March 13, 2020

Two-day Masterclass on Wittgenstein’s Epistemology of Religion

ERB Masterclass 2020

February 26, 2020

Fabrizia Garavaglia, 19 February, 2020, 12.00h to 13.00h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar | A situated approach…

February 19, 2020

Florian Franken Figueiredo, 14 Feb 2020, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | Philosophy for Children and the Socratic…

February 14, 2020

Abraham Sapién, 22 January, 2020, 12.00h to 13.00

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar | The Structure of…

January 22, 2020

DISARGUE Workshop 19-20 Dec 2019

THE INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON THE DISCURSIVE MANAGEMENT OF POLITICAL DISAGREEMENT

December 19, 2019

Hili Razinsky, 11 December, 2019, 12.00h to 13.00h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar | Interpersonal communication and…

December 11, 2019

Herman Cappelen, 6 December 2019, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | Conceptual Engineering: Under our Control?

December 06, 2019

Dima Mohammed, 15 Nov 2019, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Discursive depoliticisation: From argumentation to explanation"

November 15, 2019

Rob Vinten, 6 Nov, 2019, 12.00h to 13.00h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar | Wittgenstein, Buddhism, and…

November 06, 2019

Vito Evola, 11 October 2019, 11h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "More than words: Worldmaking and stancetaking…

October 11, 2019

Institutions

IFIL FCSH/NOVA
Faculdade de Direito Universidade Nova de Lisboa
FCSH
UNL
FCT