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Research Associate, Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, University of Oxford

Associate Editor, Journal of Medical Ethics

Educational background

BA (Hons) Philosophy (Leeds)

MA Philosophy (Leeds)

MPhil Philosophy (Cambridge)

PhD Philosophy (Cambridge)

Personal profile

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Research interests

Metaphysics (especially philosophy of time, free will, personal identity), philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychiatry, applied ethics, philosophy of technology


PY1002 Introduction to Modern Philosophy

PY1103 Introduction to Logic

PY1102 Tutorial Special Study

PE3000 Advanced Seminar and Dissertation in PPE

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

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