research fellow

Email: kertesz.gergely at


List of publications

Research group


Value-Polarizations in Science

Phone numbers
Room number


+36 1 224 6700/4166
Research area


philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, autonomy of the special sciences, reduction and emergence, causal explanations in the life sciences

Research project


2019- Lendület "Morals and Science"



BME-GTK Department of Cognitive Science; Course in philosophy of mind

Selected publications from the last five years


Kertész, G., Kodaj, D. (2023): In defense of teleological intuitions. Philosophical Studies

Kertész, Gergely (2022): Inter-level causal compatibility without identity. Erkenntnis

Fazekas, Péter & Gyenis, Balázs & Hofer-Szabó, Gábor & Kertész, Gergely (2019): A Dynamical Systems Approach to Causation. Synthese,

Fazekas, Péter & Kertész, Gergely (2019). Are higher mechanistic levels causally autonomous? Philosophy of Science Vol. 87.

Fazekas Péter & Kertész Gergely (2011): Causation at different levels: tracking the commitments of mechanistic explanations. Biology & Philosophy, 26:(3), 365-383.