Dr. Fridolin Groß

FB 02 - Geistes- und Kulturwissenschaften - Theoretische Philosophie

Research Interest
- Modelle und Computermethoden in den Wissenschaften
- Epistemologie der Biowissenschaften
- Komplexität und Komplexitätsreduktion



Work Experience

05/2016 - 04/2018
Postdoctoral researcher at IFOM (Istituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare), Milan, Italy

06/2013 - 04/2016
Postdoctoral researcher at Institute for Theoretical Biology, Charité Hospital, Berlin

04/2013 - 05/2013
Postdoctoral researcher at IFOM (Istituto FIRC di Oncologia Molecolare), Milan, Italy



Academic background

2009-2013:

  • Interdisciplinary PhD Program „Foundations of the Life Sciences and Their
    Ethical Consequences“ at European School of Molecular Medicine
    (SEMM), Milan, Italy
  • Thesis Topic: “The Sum of the Parts: Heuristic Research Strategies in Systems Biology”, grade: "excellent"

2011:

  • Visiting graduate student at the Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science

2005-2008:

  • Master (Diplom-Hauptstudium) in Physics, University of Leipzig
  • Thesis on "Non-linear Population Dynamics of T-helper Cells in Allergy", grade: "very good"

2002-2005:

  • Basic studies (Grundstudium) in Physics, Philosophy, and Mathematics
  • Intermediate Exam (Vordiplom) in Physics, grade "very good"
  • Intermediate Exam (Magister-Zwischenprüfung) in Philosophy and Mathematics, grade "very good"


Qualifications

08/2017 - 08/2017
Teilnahme an der Summer School "Advanced Scientific Programming in Python" organisiert vom German Neuroinformatics Node und der Gemeinde Sithonia, Griechenland.

05/2016 - 05/2016
Teilnahme am LLukas-Workshop "Grundlagen des Lehrens und Lernens" organisiert vom Service-Center Lehre der Universität Kassel



Publications

2018
2017
2017
2017
2016
2015
2015
2011


Lectures

11/2015
Model Selection in Computational Biology
Workshop "Validation and Models in Computational Biomedical Science: Philosophy, Engineering and Science", Sheffield, UK

10/2014
Updating Cowdry with Computational Models
Workshop "Updating Cowdry at the MBL", Woods Hole, USA

10/2013
07/2013
The Relevance of Irrelevance: Explanation in Systems Biology
Meeting of the International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology, Montpellier, Frankreich

08/2012
10/2011
Is Natural Selection a Mechanism?
Meeting of the European Philosophy of Science Association, Athen, Griechenland

07/2011
Dynamical Systems Thinking as an Alternative Heuristic for Molecular Biology?
Meeting of the International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology, Salt Lake City, USA


Last updated on 2018-16-08 at 09:14