Understanding Society

Tilburg University has been a reliable provider of high-quality education and research for more than eighty years. We specialize in the social sciences and humanities and we seek to make a structural contribution to society.

Dr. Sander Verhaegh

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Sander Verhaegh is an Assistant Professor Philosophy of Science. His research focuses on the history of analytic philosophy, the history and philosophy of science, and the philosophy of psychology.

In 2016, he received a Veni grant from The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for a project (2017-2020) about the rise and fall of behaviorism in psychology, philosophy, and linguistics. This grant will enable him to study, among others, the personal archives of and interactions between B. F. Skinner, W. V. Quine, and Noam Chomsky. For more information, see his webpage.