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1996-2001 MA, BA in philosophy and history at Konstanz University
2001 VEUK-Price for the best master thesis (Alumni of Konstanz University)
2002-2005 Ph.D. in philosophy at the Georg-August-University Göttingen
  (Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Julian Nida-Rümelin, Prof. (em.) Dr. Dr. h.c. Günther Patzig)
2004 Researcher at the Eberhard Karls University Tübingen
2005 Received the Ph.D. with a thesis on Aristotle's notion of justice in the
  Nicomachean Ethics (mcl)
2006-2008 Researcher and lecturer at the Ruhr-University Bochum
2009 Adjunct Assistant Professor at Queen's University Kingston, Canada
  (DAAD, German Academic Exchange Service)
2009-2010 Visiting Professor at Queen's University Kingston, Canada
  (Heinrich Hertz-Stiftung)
2010-2016 W1 Professor of Anthropology and Ethics at the University of Cologne
2010-2016 Academic Co-director of the Hans Jonas–Institute at the
  University of Cologne
2012-2015 Permanent Visiting Professor at the Department of Philosophy at
  Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania
2014/15 Stand-in Professor/ Chair in Practical Philosophy at Siegen University
2015-2016 Professor of Philosophy at Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania
since 2016

Professor and Head of the Research Cluster for Applied Ethics (RCAE) at Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania

since 2017

Professor of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy and Social Critique, Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania

Memberships

since 2002 Member of the Society of Analytical Philosophy (GAP)
since 2005 Associated Member of the Interdepartmental Centre for Ethics in the
  Sciences and Humanities (IZEW, Tübingen University)
since 2007 Member of the Editorial Board of Bioethics
2007-2014 Member of the Editorial Board and Area-Editor for Bioethics of the Internet
  Encyclopedia of Philosophy
2010-2014 Associate Editor for Ethics of the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
2010-2015 Member of The German Association of University Professors and Lecturers 
  (DHV)
2010-2015 Member of the Society of Intercultural Philosophy (GIP)
2010-2011 Member of the Editorial Board of Philosophy Study
since 2016 Editor of the book series "Philosophy and Human Rights" at Brill

External Funds (ca. 136.000 €)

 

  • BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research)
  • DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
  • Erasmus
  • Forschungskolleg "Zukunft menschlich gestalten" an der Universität Siegen
  • Heinrich und Alma Vogelsang Stiftung
  • Heinrich Hertz-Stiftung
  • Hermann und Marianne Straniak Stiftung
  • KölnAlumni – Freunde und Förderer der Universität zu Köln e.V.
  • Ontario Research Chair in Bioethics
  • Trebuth-Stiftung zur Nachwuchsförderung in der Philosophie
  • Vytautas Magnus University

     

Review Activities

Journals and Presses

  • Baltic Journal of Law & Politics
  • Bioethics
  • deGruyter
  • Developing World Bioethics
  • Ethical Theory and Moral Practice
  • Ethics, Policy & Environment
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal
  • History of Political Thought
  • Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
  • Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence
  • Journal of Medical Ethics
  • Journal on African Philosophy
  • Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal
  • Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy
  • Oxford University Press
  • Palgrave Macmillan
  • Philosophy Study
  • Routledge

Academic Associations

  • Canadian Philosophical Association
  • Croatian Science Foundation
  • Humboldt Foundation
  • Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences

  • The Autonomous Province Bozen - South Tirol