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Office hours

6 June at 12:30 and 1 July at 9:30; appointment via email.



Department of Philosophy

Asst. Prof. Dr. Maja Malec

Maja Malec is an Assistant Professor at the Philosophy Department of the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, since 2019. Before she worked for a few years as an adjunct in the department.

In 2010 she obtained a PhD degree in Philosophy at the Central European University in Budapest. The title of her dissertation is The Essential/Accidental Distinction in Contemporary Metaphysics: The Modal and Definitional Characterizations. She completed her undergraduate and graduate studies in Philosophy at the Philosophy Department of the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana.

Her main research interest is modality, specifically its metaphysical, epistemic, and logical aspects as well as how the conception of modality changed over time. She is also investigating how different philosophers from the Antiquity to present day understood nature, the world, and humans’ place in it.

Compulsory Courses

Elective Courses



09. 11. - 11. 11. 2023
Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts

26th Neolithic Seminar 'Eurasian Neolithics: How Cultures and Societies Evolve and Why It Matters'

27. 02. 2023
Faculty of Arts

Online presentation of University of Ljubljana for prospective international students

13. 10. 2022
Administrative Office for Doctoral Study, Faculty of Arts

EUTOPIA Citizen Science Clinics

15. 09. 2022
Administrative Office for Undergraduate Study Programme, Faculty of Arts

Reception for International Students at the Faculty of Arts and at the University of Ljubljana (two separate events)

22. 02. 2022
Faculty of Arts

Online sessions for prospective international students, 22 February 2022 at 1.15 pm (CET)