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Dieter Thomä

Dieter Thomä has been professor of philosophy at the University of St. Gallen since 2000. From 2002-2005, he was the dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Mr. Thomae began his career as a journalist with the Sender Freies Berlin, after graduating from the Henri Nannen School of Journalism.

Dieter Thomä was a fellow at the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles (2002-2003), at the Max Weber Center in Erfurt (2007-2008), and at the Wissenschaftskolleg in Berlin (2009-2010).

His research interests are in social philosophy, ethics, cultural philosophy, political philosophy and phenomenology. In all of these endeavors, he is guided by the Socratic question of “how to live.”

Articles by Dieter Thomä

The End of Work As We Know It?

When we think about the future of work, we are blindsided.

April 29, 2018