René van Woudenberg
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23 May 1991
Ph.D. (cum laude) in philosophy. Supervisor: Prof. dr Nicholas Wolterstorff (Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA)
Study Philosophy and Literature & Linguistics, VU University, Amsterdam
Diploma Atheneum B (De Populierschool, Den Haag)
Templeton World Charity Foundation, mE 1,7 "The Epistemic Responsibilitie sof the University"
Templeton World Charity Foundation, mE 2,4 “Science Beyond Scientism”
NWO stipend for prof. David Widerker for work with him on free will and responsibility
Pew Fellowship for work on Philosophy and Liturgy with Nicholas Wolterstorff and Terence Cuneo.
Plantinga Fellowship for a sabbatical at University of Notre Dame
Elected as member of the Koninklijke Hollandse Maatschappij
NWO Internationalization Grant `Knowledge, Belief, and Normativity` for work with Duncan Pritchard (Edinburgh) and Igor Douven (Louvain)
Templeton Summer Fellowship for participation in seminar on “Nature in Belief” (with Jeff Schloss, Westmont and Alvin Plantinga, Notre Dame)
Templeton Fellowship for a seminar on Evolutionary Psychology (with Phil Clayton, Claremont and Jeff Schloss, Westmont)
Pew Fellowship for work with William P. Alston on Realism and Antirealism.
Fellowship Center for Philosophy of Religion at the University of Notre Dame (Indiana, USA), director: Alvin Plantinga.
Research Grant from the Royal Dutch Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW fellowship)
Grant for a book project from the Association for Calvinist Philosophy.
Research Grant Stipend from the Dutch Organization for Scientific Research (NWO).
Stipend VU University (BRO stipend)
Director of the Science Beyond Scientism Project
Director of the Abraham Kuyper Center for Science and the Big Questions
September 2008-December 2012
Dean of the Philosophy Department at VU University Amsterdam
August 2007-August 2008
Sabbatical at the University of Notre Dame
July 1, 2001
Tenured professor of philosophy for teaching and research in Epistemology and Ontology, VU University Amsterdam
Tenured lecturer (UHD) in philosophy, VU University Amsterdam, Department of Philosophy.
Fellow Royal Dutch Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW), Amsterdam
Post-doctoral fellow University of Notre Dame
Post-doctoral position Catholic University Utrecht
Research assistant, Department of Philosophy, VU University Amsterdam