Verena Gottschling

Department of Philosophy

Associate Professor

Office: Ross Building, S444
Phone: (416) 736-2100 Ext: 44722
Emailvgott@yorku.ca
Primary websitewww.gottschling-net.de

My research interests are primarily in interdisciplinary philosophy of mind and philosophy of psychology. Topics of recent interest include the nature of evolutionary arguments and views in Cognitive Science, massive modularity, models of psychological explanation, the role of emotions in different cognitive processes and the possibility of thought without language.

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emotions, pain, massive modularity, rationality, reasoning and decision making, mental imagery, nonlinguistic thoughts, perception, evolutionary psychology

Research Interests

Philosophy , Psychology , Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Evolutionary Psychology

Upcoming Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/COGS4750 6.0  Honours Thesis in Cognitive Science SEMR  
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/COGS4901 6.0  Honours Seminar in Cognitive Science SEMR  
Fall 2017 AP/PHIL3750 3.0  Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence LECT  


My research interests are primarily in interdisciplinary philosophy of mind and philosophy of psychology. Topics of recent interest include the nature of evolutionary arguments and views in Cognitive Science, massive modularity, models of psychological explanation, the role of emotions in different cognitive processes and the possibility of thought without language.


emotions, pain, massive modularity, rationality, reasoning and decision making, mental imagery, nonlinguistic thoughts, perception, evolutionary psychology

Research Interests:

Philosophy , Psychology , Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Evolutionary Psychology


Teaching:

Upcoming Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/COGS4750 6.0  Honours Thesis in Cognitive Science SEMR  
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/COGS4901 6.0  Honours Seminar in Cognitive Science SEMR  
Fall 2017 AP/PHIL3750 3.0  Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence LECT