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Philosophy and Science of Self-Control Summer Seminar

Philosophy and Science of Self-Control Summer Seminar

Granting Body
Florida State University, sponsored by the John Templeton Foundation

Award Information

Honors or benefits
Dr. Alfred Mele of the Florida State University Department of Philosophy is directing The Philosophy and Science of Self-Control project, a grant project funded by the John Templeton Foundation. The project is hosting a five day summer seminar on the topic of self-control. The aim is to enhance participants’ capacity to do scientific or scientifically informed research on self-control. The seminar will be followed by the PSSC capstone conference, which begins on June 9 (afternoon) and ends on June 11 (afternoon). All seminar attendees are strongly encouraged to attend the conference, and we will cover their housing during the seminar and the conference. We will also reimburse travel expenses up to $500. In addition, all participants will receive a stipend of $750 after they complete the seminar. For more information and details on the application process, please visit https://philosophyandscienceofself-control.com/seminar/. Questions can be directed to pssc@fsu.edu, and information about the overall project is available on the project website at https://philosophyandscienceofself-control.com.
Field of research
We expect applications from a variety of fields, including neuroscience, philosophy, and various branches of psychology.
Eligibility
Graduate students and recent Ph.D.s (Ph.D. received no earlier than 2012) are eligible to apply. For more information and details on the application process, please visit https://philosophyandscienceofself-control.com/seminar/.
Age limit
No age
Requirements
Please visit https://philosophyandscienceofself-control.com/seminar/ for the application requirements.
Next application deadline
2017-02-15

Contact Information

The Philosophy and Science of Self-Control Project
PSSC, Attn.: Karen Foulke, Department of Philosophy, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-1500.
Phone
Please contact the project through email.
Email
pssc@fsu.edu
Website
https://philosophyandscienceofself-control.com/seminar/

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