Ana-Maria Crețu

Research Assistant

Background

Ana earned her Doctoral Degree from the University of Edinburgh and held a full time Teaching Associate position at the University of Bristol, prior to joining the University of Edinburgh to work on the Perspectival Realism Project led by Professor Michela Massimi.

Research summary

Ana's research is principally within history and philosophy of science, with a particular emphasis on classifications, real patterns, and disagreements. In her work,  Ana uses an integrated methodology which combines Philosophy of Science, History of Science, and Core Analytic Philosophy. Her case studies are of diverse nature, including historical episodes from particle physics, astrophysics, and botany.  Ana can be contacted on acretu@ed.ac.uk.