Allard Tamminga is professor of Theoretical Philosophy at the Department of Philosophy of the University of Greifswald.

He was lecturer at the University of Groningen (2003-20), researcher at Utrecht University (2014-19), lecturer at the University of Oldenburg (2012-14), visiting professor at the University of Bayreuth (2011-13), and lecturer at the VU University Amsterdam (2001-03).

He holds a Habilitation in Philosophy from the Faculty of Philosophy and Educational Research of the Ruhr-University Bochum (2016) and a PhD in Philosophy from the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation of the University of Amsterdam (2001).