Christian Maurer – Principal Investigator
Before starting the position as an SNSF Professor in Lausanne in August 2016, Christian Maurer was Assistant docteur (Lecturer) in ethics and political philosophy in Fribourg. Among other things, he held visiting research positions in St. Andrews (philosophy & intellectual history) and Edinburgh (IASH), and a Post-Doc in Clermont-Ferrand. (full cv)

Giovanni Gellera – Post-Doc
Giovanni Gellera was awarded a PhD by the University of Glasgow in 2012 for a thesis on Scottish philosophy in the 17c. He was the Network Facilitator of the Leverhulme International Project “Scottish philosophers in 17c Scotland and France” (2010-2014). After a Visiting Fellowship in Fribourg, he joined Lausanne with a project on a recently discovered manuscript: the Idea philosophiae moralis (1679) by the Scottish philosopher James Dundas (c.1620-1679).

Donna Bezat – Doctoral student
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