People at Parmenides Foundation  apl. Prof. Dr. Thomas Filk

 

Scientific Associate at the Parmenides Center
for the Study of Thinking
„Privatdozent“ for Theoretical Physics, University of Freiburg (see homepage)
Scientific Associate to the IGPP.

 
 
 

Education

1979 Diploma in Physics; Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University, Bonn
“Phase Transition in a Monopole Gas”
1982 PhD in Physics; Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University, Bonn
“Renormalisation of String Functionals”
1992 Habilitation at the faculty of physics, University of Freiburg
 
 
 

Scientific Career

1982–1984 Fellow of the “Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science” at the University of Tokyo.
1985–1993 Scientific Associate and Scientific Assistant at the University of Freiburg
Since 1992 Privatdozent at the University of Freiburg
Since 1994 Author, translator, and editor of scientific books (amongst others for publishers like VCH-Wiley, Springer and Beck)
1995–1996 Guest professorship at the Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken
Since 2000 “Außerplanmäßige” professorship (extraordinarius) at the University of Freiburg
2001–2007 Teacher for the chamber of Industry and Commerce in Freiburg
Since 2002 Scientific Associate at the IGPP, Freiburg
Since 2004 Scientific Associate at the Parmenides Center for the Study of Thinking
Since 2009 Substitution of Prof. Jens Timmer at the University of Freiburg (until Sept.2011)