CAP (Centre for Art and Philosophy) is an interdisciplinary research platform based at the Faculty of Philosophy of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Most of its members have been or are still working at the department as lecturers, researchers or affiliates.



Henk Oosterling

Henk Oosterling (Rotterdam, 1952) teaches dialectic philosophy, French philosophy of differences, intercultural philosophy and philosophy of...

Sjoerd van Tuinen

Sjoerd van Tuinen is Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Philosophy. He teaches French Philosophy, Aesthetics, and various MA modules....

Jos de Mul

(Prof.dr.) Jos de Mul is full professor Philosophy of Man and Culture at the Faculty of Philosophy, Erasmus University Rotterdam, and...

Awee Prins

Dr. Awee Prins (1957) studied Philosophy at the Erasmus University Rotterdam and the University of Amsterdam. He graduated in 1985. Since...

Ger Groot

Robin van den Akker

Robin van den Akker is a Doctoral researcher at the Faculty of Philosophy and guest researcher at TNO Information and...

Piet Molendijk

Richard de Brabander

Siebe Thissen

Ruud Welten

Timotheus Vermeulen

Timotheus Vermeulen is Director of the Centre for...

Monique Goense

Ceciel Meiborg

Nathanja van den Heuvel

Matthias Pauwels

Rick Dolpijn


Frank Maet

Frank Maet (°1971, Belgium) studied Theatre, Visual Arts and Philosophy. In 2011 he defended his PhD in philosophy, entitled New Artistic...

Aetzel Griffioen

Aetzel Griffioen attained his MA degree in political philosophy at the Erasmus University Rotterdam (cum laude). He has a special...