Máté Veres

(IPA: [ ˈmaːteː vɛrɛʃ]


I am currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto's Collaborative Program in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy. As of September 2022, I will be a Senior Postdoctoral Fellow (Ambizione) at the Department of Philosophy, University of Geneva.

I received my PhD in Philosophy from the Central European University in November 2016. After graduation, I held research and teaching positions at the University of Hamburg, at the University of Geneva, and at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest.

Recent publications


'How to Resist Musical Dogmatism: The Aim and Methods of Pyrrhonian Inquiry in Sextus Empiricus' Against the Musicologists (Math. 6).' In F. Pelosi and F.M. Petrucci (eds.), Music and Philosophy in the Roman Empire. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021, 108-130.


'Sextus Empiricus on Religious Dogmatism.' Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 58 (2020), 239-280.


'Keep Calm and Carry on: Sextus Empiricus on the Origins of Pyrrhonism', History of Philosophy and Logical Analysis / Philosophiegeschichte und logische Analyse, 23.1 (2020), 100-122.