New St Cross Special Ethics Seminar: Disinformation, Information Warfare and the Roles of Epistemic Institutions

Disinformation, Information Warfare and the Roles of Epistemic Institutions

The New St Cross Special Ethics Seminars are jointly organised by the Oxford Uehiro Centre and the Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities

Speaker: Professor Seumas Miller
Date: Thursday 23 June  2022, 17:30 – 19:00 BST
Venue: Lecture Theatre, St Cross College, 61 St Giles.

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Abstract: TBC

Bio: Professor Seumas Miller is a Distinguished Research Fellow at the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics. He also has research appointments at TU Delft (The Hague) and Charles Sturt University (Canberra) - in the Cooperative Research Centre in Cybersecurity. In 1994 he was appointed Foundation Professor of Philosophy at Charles Sturt University and in 2000  Foundation Director of the Australian Research Council's Special Research Centre in Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics. He was a professor in philosophy at the Australian National University from 2003-2011. He is currently the principal investigator on a European Research Council Advanced Grant on global terrorism and collective responsibility. He is the author or coauthor of over 200 academic articles and of 20 books, including Moral Foundations of Social Institutions (Cambridge University Press, 2010), Shooting to Kill: The Ethics of Police and Military Use of Lethal Force (Oxford University Press, 2016), Institutional Corruption: A Study in Applied Philosophy (Cambridge University Press, 2017) and Dual Use Science and Technology, Ethics and Weapons of Mass Destruction (Springer, 2018).

RSVP: by 5pm on 13 June