Current Member

Rahel Jaeggi

Affiliation
Social Science
Field of Study
Philosophy/Social Philosophy
Home Institution
Humboldt–Universität zu Berlin

Rahel Jaeggi aims to conceptually develop the idea of a normative-functional crisis, as it is related to the normative-functional “grammar” of life forms and their possible erosion and decline, and to apply the concept by analyzing social conflicts and crises within contemporary societies.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Social Science
8/2018current
Degrees
Goethe University Frankfurt am Main Habilitation, 2009
Goethe University Frankfurt am Main Dr. Phil. Habil., 2002
Freie Universität Berlin M.A., 1997
Appointments
Humboldt University Berlin 2009–2018 Full Professor for Philosophy
New School for Social Research New York 2015–2016 Theodor Heuss Professor (Visiting Professor)
Goethe University Frankfurt am Main 2003–2009 Assistant Professor for Philosophy
Yale University 2002–2003 Visiting Assistant Professor