Johannes Persson is Professor of Theoretical Philosophy. Persson’s main interests lie in philosophy of science, philosophy of risk, and human decision-making. He has collaborated with scientists from various disciplines, including cognitive science, law, and forestry. In the research programme Persson will work particularly on problems related to evidence-formation, decision-making, and conceptual issues surrounding VBE. He will also act as a bridge to the educational sciences and their anticipated research on VBE in higher education and schools.