Panagiotis Loukas is a PhD candidate in History of Philosophy at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, under the supervision of Professor Vassiliki Kindi. He holds a BA and an MA in Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, and an MSc in History and Philosophy of Science from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. His research areas are the 19th and 20th century philosophy, but he maintains a broader interest in the history of philosophy of all periods. In his doctoral dissertation he tries to understand the philosophy of Ludwig Wittgenstein. He is visiting the Department of Philosophy at the Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, as a Fulbright Doctoral Dissertation scholar, in order to examine central themes in Wittgenstein’s philosophy and their relation to the work of his supervisor in Pittsburgh, Professor John McDowell. After completing his doctoral studies, he will explore his path in academia and in writing.
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania