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Olga Maria Pombo Martins has a BA in Philosophy, a master’s in Modern Philosophy, a PhD in Philosophy of Education and Aggregation in History and Philosophy of Science. She was professor of Philosophy of Science at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (now retired), having been President of the Department since 2007 up to 2012. She founded the Research Centre for Philosophy of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (CFCUL) which she coordinated since its foundation in 2003 until January 2017. She has coordinated the research projects “Encyclopedia and Hypertext” (1999-2002), “Scientific Culture. Conceptual Migrations and Social Contaminations” (2002-2005), “Image in Science and Art” (2006-2011), “Universal Logics and Unity of Science (2008-2010), “Knowledge Dynamics in the Field of Social Sciences: Abduction, Intuition and Invention” (2011-2012) and has been invited researcher of diverse national and international projects. She founded in 2013 the Doctoral Program “Philosophy of Science, Tecnhonology, Art and Society” which she has coordinated until January 2016 and where she continues to direct the “Doctoral Seminar” and to supervise several PhD dissertations. She is a founding member of the Société de Philosophie des Sciences of Paris and, since 2012, member of its administrative board. She founded and is the director of the journal Kairos – Journal of Philosophy and Science (published by De Gruyter). She authored and edited, both nationally and internationally, numerous publications (books, articles and chapters). She is member of the scientific council of the Réseau National des Maisons des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris, France, and of the honour commission of the Portuguese “Reading National Plan” (PNL2027).
Áreas de Interesse:
Leibniz, Filosofia das Ciências, Interdisciplinaridade e Unidade da Ciência, Enciclopédia, Filosofia da Imagem, Filosofia da Linguagem, Filosofia da Escola, Ensino das Ciências e Ensino da Filosofia,