Federico Faroldi

International Academy Program Fellow, Johanna Quandt Young Academy

Resident at the Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften:
December 2018–November 2019

Research topic at the Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften:
»Nature and Normativity«

Research partner:
Dr. Federico Faroldi follows the invitation of Professor Matthias Lutz-Bachmann (Professor of Philosophy at Goethe University and Director of the Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften) and the Johanna Quandt Young Academy.

Scholarly profile of Federico Faroldi

In 2017, Federico Faroldi has received his PhD in Logic and Philosophy from the Universities of Florence and Pisa. Parallel to his research stay at the Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften he is a researcher of the Flanders Research Foundation (FWO) at the Centre for Logic and Philosophy of Science of the Ghent University, where he directs a three-year project. He also is a visiting Scholar at New York University. He studies normativity and normative phenomena with formal methods coming from mathematics, decision and game theory, and philosophy.

Please find more information about Federico Faroldi here and here.

Main areas of research:
Logic, (Formal and Meta-) Ethics, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Law

Selected publications:
  1. Hyperintensionality and Normativity, Springer 2019.
  2. »Co-hyperintensionality«, in: Ratio, Vol.30, 3, 2017.
  3. The Normative Structure of Responsibility. Law, Language, Ethics, College Publications, London 2014.