Prof. dr. Johannes Drerup appointed guest professor

Johannes Drerup has been appointed a guest professor for the following three years for one day a week. He will combine his appointment with a professorship in Philosophy of Education at the University of Koblenz-Landau. His primary research interests lie in the fields of Philosophy of Education and Philosophy of Childhood, Moral and Political Philosophy as well as Educational Ethics and Applied Ethics.

17-05-2019 | 11:32

Professor Drerup obtained his doctorate from WWU Münster in 2013 with a dissertation on “Paternalism, Perfectionism and the Limits of Liberty.” Recent publications cover a variety of issues, such as education for tolerance and democratic education, educational justice, indoctrination as well as Global Citizenship Education.

He is a  cofounder of the open access journal On Education and coedits a handbook on the philosophy of childhood (Springer), which will be published in July with J.B. Metzler. Other book projects are: an introduction to the philosophy of childhood/de Gruyter (together with Gottfried Schweiger), a book on debates in educational theory/Kohlhammer (with Jürgen Oelkers and Ulrich Binder) and a book on tolerance and education.

For further information: johannes.drerup@vu.nl