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
CONSCIENCE AND CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTION IN
23-24 November 2015
The Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics
(University of Oxford) and the Centre for Applied
Philosophy and Public Ethics (Charles Sturt University) will
host a conference on conscientious objection in medicine and the role
of conscience in healthcare practitioners' decision making.
Symposium: Rationality, Agency and
Responsibility in Social Groups
13 November 2015
Human Enhancement: Destiny or Disaster?
The conference talks are now live
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Australian Government policy on vaccination exemption and childcare benefits
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The umbrella revolution
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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
Professor Tom Campbell
Business and Professional Ethics
Telephone +61 (02) 6272 6275
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MA(Hons), BA (Hons), PhD
Tom Campbell has written extensively on law and legal philosophy throughout his distinguished career. Among other positions, he was Dean of the ANU Faculty of Law from 1994 to 1997. He is currently working under an ARC Discovery Grant on an Australian alternative to Bills of Rights.
Fields of special interest
- Justice and Human Rights
- Business Ethics
- The Legal Theory of Ethical Positivism