Genia Schönbaumsfeld holds a personal chair in Philosophy at the University of Southampton. Her areas of research specialism include Wittgenstein, Epistemology, Kierkegaard and the Philosophy of Religion. She has published widely in all of them.

Before coming to Southampton, Genia studied Philosophy at St. Hilda’s College, Oxford, Trinity College, Cambridge and the University of Vienna. She was a Visiting Fellow at New College, Oxford, a Visiting Professor at the University of Regensburg, Germany, and from 2003-06 held a prestigious ‘Hertha Firnberg’ research fellowship from the Austrian Science Fund.

In March 2023, Genia was awarded a high…

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