program deals with risks and responsibilities relating to research into
technologies that combine with or add to existing technologies, including
ethical issues in bio/nanotechnology, computing and IT.
This program will conduct research in relation to a range of interconnected ethical issues in the public health domain.
This program examines a
range of issues in environmental ethics, including ethical issues related to
existing and potential anthropogenic climate change.
This program focuses on a number of central ethical issues arising in the economic sphere, including corporate responsibility and economic corruption.
This program focuses on the ethical
dimensions of a range of current domestic and international security problems,
including ethical issues pertaining to terrorism, crime, and humanitarian
Professor Seumas Miller
Institutional Corruption and The Capital Markets
Fixing the Fix - Benchmark Reform and the Future of Financial Regulation
Designing-in-Ethics: A Compulsary Retirement Savings System
Dr Stephen Clarke
On Religious Violence, ABC Western Plains
'Mornings', radio interview
Past media events
Dr Steve Clarke
Ethical Issues in Biotechnology
IT and Nanotechnology: Ethics of Emergent Technology
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Steve Clarke is an Associate Professor in the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics, Charles Sturt University and a Senior Research Associate in the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics at the University of Oxford. He is the author of over sixty papers in refereed journals and edited collections, as well as two books, including The Justification of Religious Violence, Malden MA, Wiley-Blackwell, 2014. He is also a co-editor of four books. The most recent of these is Clarke, S., Savulescu, J., Coady, C. A. J., Giubilini, A. and Sanyal, S. (eds.) The Ethics of Human Enhancement: Understanding the Debate, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. He is currently a Chief Investigator on two Australian Research Council Discovery Grants: 'Moral Conservatism, Human Enhancement and the "Affective Revolution" in Moral Psychology' (2013-16), with Julian Savulescu and C. A. J. Coady, and 'Conscience and Conscientious Objection in Health Care' (2015-17), with Jeanette Kennett and Julian Savulescu.