PhD Robert Petkovšek

PhD Robert Petkovšek
no.: 18872 source: ARIS

researcher – active in research organisation
E-mail robert.petkovsekat signguest.arnes.si
Foreign language skills
Research activity

Code Science Field Subfield
6.10.00  Humanities  Philosophy   
6.11.00  Humanities  Theology   

Code Science Field
H001  Humanities  Philosophy 
H002  Humanities  Theology 
Phenomenology, hermeneutics, ontology, ethics, contemporary philosophy, philosophy of religion, philosophy of culture
Data for the last 5 years (citations for the last 10 years) on July 14, 2024; A3 for period 2018-2022 (update for tender in 2023: YES)
Data for ARIS tenders ( 21.05.2024 – Target research programmes, archive )
Database Linked records Citations Pure citations Average pure citations
WoS 13  114  100  7.69 
Scopus 19  189  159  8.37 
Mentoring junior researchers
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no. Name and surname Type Period Code
1 Rok Gregorčič  Bologna doctoral studies    55812 
2 PhD Stjepan Štivić  Bologna doctoral studies  10/1/2018 - 9/30/2022  51876 
3 PhD Simon Malmenvall  Bologna doctoral studies  10/1/2016 - 9/30/2018  39082 
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Level of education Professional title Study subject Faculty Year
  Theologian  Theology  SI University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Theology 1990 
      SI University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts 1991 
Master's degree    Philosophy  FR Catholic Institute of Paris, Faculty of Arts 1993 
Doctor's degree  Ph. D.     FR 2003 
Doctoral dissertations and other final papers Show
Obtaining results now
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Type of employment Research org. Research group Date of employment Position Role Title
Full time employment (120%, RD:20%)  University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Theology  Institute of Bioethics  11/1/1995  Professor  Researcher  Full professor 
Research projects Legend
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International projects
no. Code Title Period Head No. of publications
1. OX-DX2001687  Interdisciplinary Centre for Human-Centred Artificial Intelligence and the Ethics of New Technologies   9/1/2020 - 8/31/2022  Robert Petkovšek   
After graduating at the University of Ljubljana (Theology, Greek Language and Literature, Sociology of Culture), he pursued post-graduate studies in philosophy at the Catholic Institute in Paris, where he received his Master’s Degree with a thesis on »L’itinéraire de la liberté dans la pensée de Plotin« (G. Madec) and his Ph.D. with a thesis on »Le statut existential du platonisme« (J. Greisch). He further graduated in Biblical Hebrew. He is a professor of philosophy at the Faculty of Theology (University of Ljubljana). From 2006 to 2010 he was Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, from 2013 to 2016 head of the Department of Philosophy, from 2005 to 2009 head of the Institute of Philosophy and Social Ethics, and from 2017 head of the Institute of Bioethics. In 2009 he was appointed editor of the scientific publication Theological Quarterly, and in 2015 head of the research programme Ethical-religious grounds and perspectives of the society and the religious studies in context of education and violence (P6-0269 (A)). Since 2008 to 2015 he was the director of the Catholic Institute, which is carrying out the project of a catholic university in the Republic of Slovenia. In 2016 he has been appointed as Dean of the Faculty of Theology. Member European Academy of Religion European Academy of Sciences and Arts (Ordinary member, Class I – Humanities / classis scientiarum philosophicarum atque historicarum; Class VII – World religions / classis theologiae universalis) European Society for Catholic Theology European Society for Research in Ethics (Societas Ethica)
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