About CauSci

CauSci is a 4-year interdisciplinary research project, funded by the Norwegian Research Council (NFR) and hosted by the School of Economics and Business at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU).


CauSci consists of a large international network of philosophers and scientists.

CauSci conference

The next CauSci conference 'Causation in Science - Powers, Mechanism, Singularism' will be held on 15-17 September 2014 at NMBU. Speakers, program and abstracts are posted and registration is open.

Philosophy in the Library

The NMBU library hosts a series of philosophy meetings. All meetings are open for everyone interested and podcasts from most talks are available here.

PHI302 CauSci module

The CauSci team teaches a 300-module at UMB on Causation in Science. The course gives 5 credits and is open for all students interested in the philosophical and methodological foundations of science.

Collaborative network

CauSci has two institutional partners: SVT in Bergen and Department of Philosophy in Nottingham. In addition, many of the CauSci researchers are involved in related projects and networks.