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Jörn Wiengarn

Research Scientist

Jörn Wiengarn is a research assistant in the project "Trust in Information" in the HRLS Department of Philosophy of Computational Sciences. He is working on a sub-project on computer-aided design in urban planning.

His scientific interests include social epistemology, theories of practical rationality, and the philosophy of trust and testimony.

Wiengarn studied physics, political science, and philosophy at TU Darmstadt and is doing his PhD at the University of Cologne with a philosophical thesis on the concept of interpersonal trust.