Jannis Pissis

Assistant Professor of Logic, Metaphysics and Philosophy of Science

Office: 003
Office hours: Wednesday 16.30-17.30, Thursday 10.30-11.30
Phone: 28310 77209
Email: jpissis@uoc.gr

Curriculum Vitae


  • PhD in Philosophy, Freie Universität Berlin (2010)
  • Master’s degree in History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Athens and National Technical University of Athens (2002)
  • Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens (2000)

Teaching and Research Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy and Social Studies, University of Crete (since 2018)
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Patras (2016-17)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Philosophy Department, University of Tübingen (2012-13)
  • Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Philosophy and Social Studies, University of Crete (2012)
  • Teaching assignment, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Athens (2011)

Research Interests

Kant and post-Kantianism· Philosophy of logic, mathematics and natural science

Publications (selected)


  • Kants transzendentale Dialektik. Zu ihrer systematischen Bedeutung, Berlin/Boston: Walter de Gruyter 2012 (=Kantstudien-Ergänzungshefte 169).


  • „The Concept of Nature in Kant’s Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science“, in: Violetta Waibel/Margit Ruffing (ed.), Kant-Akten 2015, Berlin/Boston: Walter de Gruyter, forthcoming 2018.
  • „Hegels Kritik an Kants Antinomienlehre”, Hegel-Jahrbuch 2016, pp. 286-295.
  •  „Kants radikal dynamische Theorie der Materie im Blick auf Newton und Leibniz”, Giornale di Metafisica 37 (2015), pp. 70-87.
  • „Kants Naturbegriff”, in: Sarah Schmidt/Dimitris Karydas/Jure Zovko (ed.), Begriff und Interpretation im Zeichen der Moderne, Festschrift for Andreas Arndt, Berlin/Boston: Walter de Gruyter 2015, pp. 51-62.
  • „Begründung im Unbedingten als unabweisbares Problem. Die Funktion von Kants transzendentaler Dialektik“, in: Elena Ficara (ed.), Die Begründung der Philosophie im Deutschen Idealismus, Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2011, pp. 209-220.

Book Review

  • Review of the volume: Immanuel Kant, Metaphysiki ton ithon [Greek translation of the Metaphysics of Morals], translated with introduction and commentary by Kostas Androulidakis, Athens: Smili 2013, Kant-Studien 108/1 (2017), pp. 155-158 [in German].