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We are grateful for the advice and support of our board of internationally renowned scholars in the field of ethics who lend their expertise and experience to developing the centre.

Board Members

Professor Akira Akabayashi, Professor at the Department of Biomedical Ethics, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo

Professor Robert Audi, Professor of Philosophy and David E. Gallo Professor of Business Ethics, University of Notre Dame

Professor Daniel Brock, Frances Glessner Lee Professor of medical Ethics in the Department of Social Medicine, Director of the Division of Medical Ethics at the Harvard Medical School and Director of the Harvard University Program in Ethics and Health, Harvard University

Professor Allen Buchanan, James B Duke Professor of Philosophy and James B Duke Professor of Public and Policy Studies, Duke University

Professor Arthur Caplan, Emanuel and Robert Hart Professor of Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania

Professor Ruth Chadwick, Distinguished Research Professor, Director of CESAGen ESRC, University of Cardiff

Mr Robert Champion de Crespigny, Chairman, Mineral Securities Limited

Professor Ruth Faden, Executive Director, The Phoebe R. Berman Bioethics Institute, John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Professor Jonathan Glover, Professor of Ethics, Kings College London

Professor Masaki Ichinose, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, University of Tokyo

Professor Ryuichi Ida, Chair, UNESCO IBC, Graduate School of Law, Kyoto University

Professor Dale Jamieson, Professor of Environmental Studies and Philosophy, New York University

Professor Frances Kamm, Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Professor Jeff McMahan, White's Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Oxford

Professor Tom Murray, President of the Hastings Center

Professor Toru Nishigaki, Professor of the Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, the University of Tokyo

Professor Tom Regan, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, North Carolina State University

Professor Peter Sheehan, Director, Center for Strategic Economic Studies, Victoria University

Professor Susumu Shimazono, Professor in the Department of Religious Studies of the University of Tokyo

Professor Peter Singer, Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics University Center for Human Values, Princeton University

Professor Daniel Wikler, Professor of Ethics and Population Health, Mary B. Saltonstall Professor of Population Ethics and Professor of Ethics and Population Health

Placements within Oxford University

David BIRKS: Research Fellow in Legal and Political Philosophy, University of Oxford

Thomas DOUGLAS (AOS: Applied and Normative Ethics):  Wellcome Trust Research Felllowship, Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, University of Oxford

Thomas DOUGLAS:  Wellcome Trust Investigator Award in Medical Humanities "Neurointerventions in Crime Prevention:  An Ethical Analysis" Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, University of Oxford

Bennett FODDY: Wellcome Trust: Biomedical Ethics Research Fellowship. Currently: Assistant Arts Professor, NYU Camecenter, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University.

Imogen GOOLD (DPhil student): Lecturer in Law, St Anne's College, Oxford.

Michelle HUTCHINSON (DPhil student): Project Manager, Oxford Institute for Effective Altruism

Guy KAHANE: Wellcome Trust University Award (2009), which establishes a permanent Lectureship in practical ethics at Oxford University (Faculty of Philosophy & Pembroke College). 

Angeliki KERASIDOU (DPhil student): Ethics Co-ordinator, Malaria Genomic Epidemiology Network, University of Oxford.

Toby ORD: (AOS Normative Ethics; Practical Ethics; Philosophy of Computation) British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship, Balliol College, University of Oxford. Currently: James Martin Research Fellow with the Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford

Hanna PICKARD: Wellcome Trust Biomedical Ethics Clinical Research Fellow, University of Oxford

Jonathan PUGH: (DPhil student): Wellcome Trust Society and Ethics Fellowship at the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, at the University of Oxford.

David RODIN (Deputy Director of the Uehiro Centre) : Co-director and Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict (ELAC), University of Oxford

Anders SANDBERG: AXA Research Fund Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Owen SCHAEFER: Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Oxford Centre for Neuroethics 

Mark SHEEHAN: Oxford Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) Ethics Fellow at the Ethox Centre,  University of Oxford

Carissa VELIZ: Research Fellow in Responsibility and Healthcare, Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, University of Oxford.

Placements at other institutions

Gulzaar BARN: (AOS: Moral Philsophy, Political Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy): Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Birmingham (from January 2018 - June 2020)

Joanna BURCH BROWN (James Martin Research Fellow - Institute for Science and Ethics, Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Lecturer, Bristol University

Matthew BAUM: MD-PhD, Petrie-Flom Center, Harvard University

Steve CLARKE (James Martin Research Fellow - Institute for Science and Ethics, Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Senior Research Fellow,CAPPE, Charles Sturt University

Will DAVIES (Research Fellow in Neuroethics -Oxford Loebel Lectures and Research Programme):  Lecturer, University of Birmingham 

Kyle EDWARDS (DPhil Student): Yale Law School

Alexandre ERLER: Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Montreal

Jim A.C. EVERETT: Postdoctoral position, Leiden University

Bennett FODDY (Deputy Director and James Martin Research Fellow - Institute for Science and Ethics, Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Associate Professor, New York University

Dov FOX (DPhil student): Academic Law Research Fellow, Georgetown University.

Barbro FRODING (Oxford Uehiro Centre researcher): Senior Researcher, Division of Philosophy, Royal Institute of Technology KTH

Christopher GYNGELL (PDRA, Oxford Loebel Lecture and Research Programme): Permanent Lectureship, Monash University, Australia

Shlomit HARROSH (DPhil Student): Researcher, Shalom Hartman Institute, Jerusalem.

Clare HEYWARD (Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship on "Geoengineering and Global Justice", Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick

Rafaela HILLERBRAND (Future of Humanity Institute Research Fellow): Director - Ethics for Energy Technology, RWTH Aachen University

Neil LEVY (James Martin Research Fellow - Institute for Science and Ethics): Head of Neuroethics, Florey Neurosciences Institutes

Matthew LIAO (Deputy Director - Institute for Science and Ethics): Clinical Associate Professor of Bioethics; Affiliated Professor of Philosophy, New York University

Eric MANDELBAUM (Future of Humanity Institute Researcher Fellow): Philosophy Faculty Fellow, Yale University

Francesca MINERVA (Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Associate): Originally: McKenzie Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Melbourne, Australia.  Currently: Department of Philosophy and moral sciences, University of Ghent.

  • Michael PEAT (DPhil Student): Vicar, Church of England. 

Russell POWELL (Science and Religious Conflict Project researcher): Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Boston University

Rebecca ROACHE (PDRA, Oxford Loebel Lecture and Research Programme): Permanent Lectureship, Royal Holloway

Regina RINI (Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Assistant Professor at the New York University Center for Bioethics; affiliate faculty member in the Medical Ethics division of the NYU Department of Population Health

Simon RIPPON (Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Lecturer, Central European University, Budapest

Owen SCHAEFER (Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Permanent Lectureship, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Nicholas SHACKEL (Future of Humanity Institute postdoctoral Research Fellow): Senior Lecturer, Cardiff University

Nicholas SHEA (James Martin Research Fellow - Institute for Science and Ethics): Readership, Kings College London

Joshua SHEPHERD (Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow): Lecturer, Carleton University, Canada

Sylvia TERBECK (Oxford Uehiro Centre Research Fellow):  Permanent Lectureship, Plymouth University

Dominic WILKINSON: (DPhil Student) Original Placement:  Australian National Health Medical Research Council Research Fellowship. His permanent academic post (as of January 2011) was Associate Professor in medical ethics, University of Adelaide; his clinical position is Consultant Neonatologist, Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide. Currently: Oxford Uehiro Research Fellow, Head of Medical Ethics, University of Oxford.  Consultant Neonatologist, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford.

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