The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T +44 (0)1227 764000
Dr Federica Russo
Federica Russo is working on a British Academy grant on project titled ‘Causality across the levels: biomedical mechanisms and public health policy’
She has been Postdoctoral Fellow of the FNRS at the University of Louvain (Belgium) and Honorary Research Fellow of the University of Kent (UK). She completed a PhD on causal modelling in the social sciences at the University of Louvain. She has visited the Centre for Philosophy of Natural and Social Science (CPNSS) at the LSE from April 2004 to January 2005 and the Center for Philosophy of Science (Pittsburgh) from January to April 2009.
Federica is interested in causality and probability in the social, biomedical and policy sciences. She is currently working on a number of parallel projects: external validity and extrapolation in social contexts, causal inference in the biomedical sciences, structural modelling in quantitative social science, and the legal, social, and philosophical implications of technology.back to top