Interview on the topic of economic ethics in the magazin Anwalt Aktuell
In the October edition 05/21 of the professional journal Anwalt Aktuell, Dr. Silvia Traunwieser gave an interview that deals with the light and dark sides of business ethics. It also addresses issues such as home-office, corruption, whistleblowing and human dignity in the 21st century. You can find the article under: https://www.anwaltaktuell.at/ausgabe-05-21/unternehmens-ethik-l%C3%A4sst-sich-sehr-gut-vermarkten/
[Date: October 2021]
New YouTube video on the topic of “Rechtliche Vergangenheitsbewältigung – eine rechtsphilosophische Perspektive”.
In his new video, Dr. Stephan Kirste once again takes the perspective of legal philosophy, and this time dedicates himself to the legal process of dealing with the past – a topic on which Dr. Kirste recently wrote an essay that for the first time sets out a legal-philosophical theory of the legal process of dealing with the past. Whoever is interested, can find the video again on our YouTube channel LSP Talks.
[Date: June 2021]
Online lecture on the topic ” Home Office: Desk-Sharing als automatische Konsequenz?”
On 5 May 2021, the second part of the TALK series of the ÖBSV took place on the topic of “How do we get things moving in the home office? Among the speakers was Dr. Silvia Traunwieser, who gave a lecture on home office from a business ethics perspective. For those interested in listening to the lecture, it is available on YouTube.
[Date: May 2021]
New YouTube video on the topic of “Populism in the perspective of legal philosophy”
In his new video, Dr. Stephan Kirste again takes the perspective of legal philosophy and discusses the topic of populism – a topic on which Dr. Stephan Kirste and Dr. Norbert Paulo recently published a book. For an auditory-visual look into this new publication, we may refer you to our YouTube channel LSP Talks.
[Date: May 2021]
Awards in research and teaching
On Friday, 11.12.2020, Dr. Silvia Traunwieser was honoured with the Distance Teaching Award and Dr. Kristin Albrecht with a Young Investigators Award by the Rector of the University of Salzburg.
[Date: December 2020]
New YouTube channel
The “Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy” of the University of Salzburg is now represented on Youtube with its own channel “LSP Talks”. In these talks on Legal and Social Philosophy (LSP for short), our lecturers of the “Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy” talk about legal and social philosophical topics they are currently dealing with and give viewers a condensed but deeper look into the Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy, thereby creating the opportunity to critically engage with questions of legal philosophy on their own.
Click here to go to our official YouTube channel LSP Talks.
[Datum: Juni 2020]
Lecture on the topic “Populism as a Threat to Liberal Democracy”
On 13-14 February 2020, the international conference “Angry Times. Populism and Democracy Discontent” took place at Tallinn University. During the conference, Dr. Kirste spoke on the topic “Populism as a Threat to Liberal Democracy”. The link to the YouTube video can be found here.
[Date: February 2020]
Research stay in London
In June 2019, Dr Kristin Albrecht completed a research stay at King’s College London, Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre for Politics, Philosophy & Law at the invitation of Dr John Tasioulas. She used her time there to research comparative law aspects of her dissertation in depth.
Photo source: Kristin Y. Albrecht
[Date: June 2019]
Successful dissertation defence
On 26 June 2019, our university assistant Dr. Kristin Albrecht successfully defended her dissertation on “Fictions in Law”.
Members of the examination committee included Dr. Stephan Kirste (main supervisor and first examiner), Dr. Friedrich Lachmayer (secondary supervisor, University of Innsbruck), Dr. Christoph Bezemek, B.A., LL.M. (Yale) (second examiner, University of Graz), Dr. Georg Graf, MA and. Dr. Otto Lagodny.
Photo source: Renate Schönmeyer, MA
[Date: June 2019]