Centre for Advanced Study

at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Frode Kjosavik

Title Professor
Academic Institution Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
Academic department School of Economics and Business
Country Norway
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About fellow

Frode Kjosavik is Professor of Philosophy at the School of Economics and Business, at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), where he has held a permanent position since 1999. He has been Visiting Scholar at Stanford University (2008-9) and Harvard University (2009). He was Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas, at the University of Oslo, 2013-14. Apart from philosophy, he has studied mathematics and Nordic languages and literature. He was PhD Fellow at the University of Oslo, 1994-1998. His PhD thesis was on “Anschauung” (“intuition”) in Kant and Husserl. His research interests include general metaphysics and epistemology; history of philosophy; Kant; Husserl; philosophy of perception; general philosophy of science; philosophy of mathematics; philosophy of biology; philosophy of the social sciences.