Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Department of Philosophy

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin | Department of Philosophy | DFG-Emmy-Noether-Research Group: A Sensible World


Emmy-Noether Research Group:Logo Emmy Noether DFG

A Sensible World.
The Problem of Secondary Qualities
in and Around the School of Brentano



Group Leader: Dr Hamid Taieb

Doctoral Research Fellows: Lina de Boer, Twan Stiekel

Student Assistant (Hilfskraft): Alexandra Pop


Summer semester 2022: Contemporary Debates on Colours

Winter semester 2021-2022: Introduction to Phenomenology

Consultation hour (Sprechstunde) on appointment:

Research Project

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Conferences and Workshops

"Secondary Qualities in the Austro-German Tradition and Beyond" - Opening Conference of the DFG Emmy Noether Group "A sensible world"

"Longue Durée Intentionality" - Workshop of the DFG Emmy Noether Project "A sensible world"

Monthly Phenomenology -
An online forum of discussion on recent work in phenomenology


Dr Hamid Taieb

Leader of the Emmy-Noether Research Group "A Sensible World" (DFG)
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Institute of Philosophy
Unter den Linden 6, room 3033
10099 Berlin

+49 30 2093-2873

Reading Group

Summer semester 2022:
Conrad-Martius's Zur Ontologie und Erscheinungslehre der realen Außenwelt

Winter semester 2021-2022: Husserl's 6th Logical Investigation
Co-organised with Alessandro Salice, University College Cork