Philosopher and researcher in the ethics of technology and biomedicine
Award-winning ethicist and moral philosopher. Trained in neuroscience, medicine, and philosophy, he has held the Uehiro Chair in Practical Ethics at the University of Oxford since 2002. In 2003, he founded the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics. He also co-directs the Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities, and the Oxford Martin Programme for Collective Responsibility for Infectious Disease. He is also a Distinguished Professorial Fellow at Murdoch Children’s Research institute and Melbourne Law School. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences and received an honorary doctorate from the University of Bucharest. His latest book, Love Drugs: The Chemical Future of Relationships, co-authored with Brian Earp, was published by Stanford University Press and Manchester University Press in January 2020.