Valentin A. Bazhanov is Philosophy Dept. chairperson at Ulyanovsk State University since 1993 (Ulyanovsk branch of Moscow State University until 1996).

He held positions of professor at Kazan State (Federal) University and Senior Research Fellow at Institute of Philosophy of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. Since 2002 he is member of Academie Internationale de Philosophie des Sciences (Bruxelles).

Prizewinner: Academy of Sciences of the USSR prize for young researchers (1985), Kazan University. First prize for the academic activity (1989). International Science Foundation winner (1994), British Academy Fellow (1998), Lakatos Research Fellowship.

He is interested in the Kantian research program in neuroscience, social epistemology, history and philosophy of science, history of logic and philosophy in Russia.

Research topic in the Kantian Rationality Lab:

Study of a Kantian research program in contemporary neuroscience and its implications on philosophy and especially philosophy of mathematics.

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Researcher ID: M-8503-2014

ORCID 0000-0002-0336-9570

Email: vbazhanov [at]