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Curriculum vitae

Currently I work as a post-doctoral researcher in my three-year project "Foundations of classification and category-based induction in the social and behavioral sciences", which is funded by the Academy of Finland. I am also affiliated with the Centre of Excellence for the Philosophy of the Social Sciences (TINT)

Education information

Doctor of Social Sciences (PhD)
3.9.2013
Social and Moral Philosophy, Department of Political and Economic studies
University of Helsinki
(PO BOX 24, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland)

Thesis:
Chasing Phenomena – Studies on classification and conceptual change in the human sciences
Supervisor: Petri Ylikoski
Pre-examiners: Gualtiero Piccinini, Lisa Bortolotti Opponent / external examiner: Carl Craver

Master of Social Sciences
12.12.2007
Social and Moral Philosophy, Department of Political and Economic studies
University of Helsinki

Keywords

  • 611 Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Science
  • 6162 Cognitive science

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2009 2019

  • 10 Article
  • 5 Chapter
  • 4 Conference contribution
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis

What is mechanistic evidence, and why do we need it for evidence-based policy?

Marchionni, C. & Reijula, H. S., Feb 2019, In : Studies in History and Philosophy of Science. 73, p. 54-63 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Kokeellinen yhteiskuntatiede

Kuorikoski, J. E. & Reijula, H. S., 2018, Syistä selityksiin : kausaliteetti ja selittäminen yhteiskuntatieteissä. Kaidesoja, T., Kankainen, T. & Ylikoski, P. (eds.). Helsinki: Gaudeamus, p. 279-307 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Social information can undermine individual performance in exploration-exploitation tasks

Seyed Yahosseini, K., Reijula, H. S., Molleman, L. & Moussaïd, M., Jul 2018, Prodeedings of the 40th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society: changing / minds. Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society, p. 2473-2478 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access

How could a rational analysis model explain?

Reijula, H. S., Jul 2017, COGSCI 2017 : 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society. London, UK, 26-29.7.2017, Computational Foundations of Cognition. Cognitive Science Society, p. 2975-2980 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Modeling epistemic communities

Reijula, H. S. & Kuorikoski, J. E., 2017, (Accepted/In press) The Routledge Handbook of Social Epistemology. Fricker, M., Graham, P. J., Henderson, D. & Pedersen, N. J. L. L. (eds.). Routledge, 23. (Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Projects 2012 2020

Activities 2007 2018

Social epistemologists against social learning

Samuli Reijula (Speaker)
11 Jan 201812 Jan 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Social epistemologists against social learning

Samuli Reijula (Speaker)
Jan 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Digital humanities in the Nordic Countries DHN2018

Samuli Reijula (Attendee)
7 Mar 20189 Mar 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Institutional epistemology: Understanding the epistemic dynamics of collective inquiry

Samuli Reijula (Speaker)
14 May 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

European Journal for Philosophy of Science (Journal)

Samuli Reijula (Reviewer)
Jul 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Press / Media

Interview for Helsingin Sanomat on classification and labeling

Samuli Reijula

01/10/2014

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media