Dr. Farshad Badie

I am a researcher at the Center for Natural and Formal Languages at Aalborg University (Aalborg, Denmark). I earned my Ph.D. in Human-Centred Communication and Informatics (with a special focus on Logic, Cognition and Learning) from Aalborg University in 2017. Also, I hold an M.Sc. (graded with honour) in Information Systems from the University of Debrecen (Debrecen, Hungary). My research interests lie in the areas of:


  • Logic and Cognitive Processes (Knowing, Learning, Reasoning)
  • Logic and Language
  • Ontologies and Cognition
  • Interaction-based Knowledge Building/Sharing
  • Interaction-based Reasoning
  • Logical aspects of Rationality


  • Researcher and Research Assistant: Center for Natural and Formal Languages, Center for Linguistics, Department of Communication, Aalborg University, Denmark (October 2017 )

  • Secretary: Nordic Association of Linguists (January 2016 —)

  • External Consultant: A Danish Company (in Cognitive Systems and Business Intelligence), Aalborg, Denmark (June 2016 - January 2019)

  • Visiting Research Scholar: SCCIIL (Interdisciplinary Research Center in the intersection of the Concept Languages, Semantics, Cognition, Communication, Information and Interaction), Department of Applied IT, University of Göteborg, Sweden (November 2016)

  • Speaker and Lecturer (Series of workshops on the Logic and Philosophy of A.N. Prior): Aalborg University, Denmark (2014 - 2017) 

  • Ph.D. Researcher: Center for Computer-mediated Epistemology and Center for Linguistics, Department of Communication, Aalborg University, Denmark (October 2014 - August 2017)

  • Research Assistant: Agile Knowledge Engineering and Semantic Web (AKSW) group, Institute for Applied Informatics (InfAI), University of Leipzig, Germany (Aug 2013 - Aug 2014)

  • Assistant Lecturer and Seminar Leader (Logic in Computer Science): Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Informatics, University of Debrecen, Hungary (January 2012 - June 2013)

  • Manager of Information Systems: Trans Iranian Distribution Company, Tehran, Iran (September 2007 – September 2010)

  • Teacher/Instructor (Mathematical Sciences): Colleges and high schools, Tehran, Iran (2004 - 2010)