Values in science, qualitative research methods, the individualism-holism debate, theories of practice, the role of science in society
Julie Zahle is associate professor in the Section of Philosophy at Department of Media, Cognition, and Communication and research fellow at the Centre of Excellence in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences (TINT), University of Helsinki. Her educational background includes an MSc in Philosophy of the Social Sciences from LSE, an MA in Anthropology from University of Copenhagen, and a Ph.D. from the Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh. She is specialized in the philosphy of the social sciences and the humanities. Her research has particularly focused on the following topics: Values in science, qualitative research methods, the individualism-holism debate, theories of practice, and the role of science in society.