I’m Associate Professor of Philosophy at University of Leeds.


I work on various topics in philosophy of science, including philosophy of physics and mathematics.

I’m keen to work with doctoral students on various issues under these broad headings. If you are interested in coming to Leeds to work with me, do get in touch. Funding application deadlines for UK/EU students are 1st February onwards (2017/18 start).

Past and current PhD supervision includes projects on scientific explanation; applicability of mathematics; biochemical kinds; philosophy of quantum physics.

Recent and current projects

Emergence and Laws of Nature

Oct 2014–March 2016
Templeton Trust Grant in affiliation with the Durham Emergence Project

Scientific Realism and the Quantum

March 2015–February 2018
AHRC Research Grant

Link to my departmental page.

Email: J.T.Saatsi [at] Leeds.ac.uk

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