Curriculum Vitae

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Academic Employment


Areas of Specialization

Social and Political Philosophy, Normative Ethics, Environmental Ethics (especially climate change and intergenerational justice), Political Philosophy of Technology

Areas of Competence

Philosophy of Law, Biomedical Ethics, History of Early Modern Philosophy (especially moral and political)


Grants and Honors

  • TechEthos Horizon 2020 Grant (4 million Euros, Work Package Leader)
  • Research
  • Writing Semester Fellowship, National University Singapore, 2017
  • Research Grant, National University Singapore, 2016-2019
  • Graduate Fellowship, Stanford Center for International Conflict and Negotiation, Stanford University, 2014-2015
  • Research Assistantship, Program on Values in Society at the University of Washington, 2011-2012
  • Summer Research Fellowship, Nanotechnology and Society Research Group, Northeastern University, Summer 2011
  • Harvard College Research Project Grant, 2003

  • Best English Language Lecturer, Management Society and Technology, University of Twente (2019)
  • Dean's List for Exceptional Instructors, University of Washington, 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2012-2013
  • Teacher of the Year, Seattle Kaplan Center, 2010-2011
  • Teaching Award, Philosophy Department, University of Washington, 2009-2010
  • Elite Teacher Status, Seattle Kaplan Center, 2009 and 2010
  • List of those Teachers Ranked as Excellent, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Illinois, Fall 2005 and Fall 2006

Supervision and Teaching

  • Supervision - PhD Level
    • Head Supervisor (2016-2018): Mary Ann Joy Robles, National University Singapore, Department of Political Science
    • Daily Supervisor (2019-Present): Karolina Kudlek, University of Twente, Department of Philosophy
    • Third Supervisor (2020-Present): Rosalie Waelen, University of Twente, Department of Philosophy
    • External Supervisor (2020-Present): Benjamin Hofbauer, Gravitation Project, Technical University Delft, Department of Values, Technology, and Innovation
  • Instructor (University of Twente only, prior educational experience available on request)
    • Society, Politics, and Technology (Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Society), 2018-2019 and 2019-2020
    • Good Technology for Users and Society (Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Society), 2019-2020
    • Academic Integrity and Ethics Seminar (The Graduate School), 2018-2019 and 2019-2020
    • The Privacy Paradox (Communication Science), 2018-2019 and 2019-2020
    • Research and Ethics (Management, Society, and Technology), 2018-2019 and 2019-2020
    • Moral Leadership (Management, Society, and Technology), 2018-2019 and 2019-2020
    • Ethical Reflection (Computer Science, Business and Information Technology), 2018-2019 and 2019-2020
    • Philosophical Reflection (Computer Science, Business and Information Technology), 2018-2019 and 2019-2020

Other Teaching Experience

  • Ethics Consultant for course instructor at Stanford
    • Computer Science, Ethics, and Public Policy, Winter 2014
  • Secondary Education
    • Harvard Graduate School of Education Undergraduate Teacher Education Program, Secondary Certification in Social Studies, Massachusetts and Illinois

Select Presentations

  • "An Institutionalist Solution to the Responsibility Problem in Modern Warfare," MANCEPT, University of Manchester (September 2018); University of Zurich Workshop (May 2019); Rocky Mountain Ethics Conference (August 2019); OZSW Annual Conference (November 2020), Amsterdam, Politics, Philosophy, and Economics, New Orleans (March 2020), University of Leiden Colloquium Series on Moral and Political Philosophy (April 2020)
  • "Who May Geoengineer: Dirty Hands, Global Justice, and Supreme Emergency" Braga Conference on Social and Political Philosophy, Minho University (June 2018); Conference on Philosophy and Social Science, Prague (May 2019); MANCEPT (September 2019); 4TU Ethics Conference, Eindhoven (November 2019)
  • "The Relational Microfoundations of the Right to Exclude: Resolving Two Problems for the Immigration Restrictionist," Conference on Philosophy and Social Science, Institute of Philosophy, Prague (May 2018)
  • "Constructing Intergenerational Justice as Intergenerational Non-Domination," Political Theory Workshop Humboldt University, Berlin (May 2018); Institute for Futures Studies, Stockholm (Invited, December 2017); Poster Session, Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress, Boulder (August 2017); EIPE, Rotterdam (April 2019)
  • "The Distribution of Responsibility for Jus in Bello Across the Defense-Industrial Complex: The Case of Computer Simulations in Military Procurement," Asia-Pacific Chapter of the International Society for Military Ethics, Canberra (Invited, November 2017)
  • "Legitimacy and Non-Domination in SRM Research," Conference on Legitimacy and Geoengineering, University of Washington, Seattle (November 2017)
  • "Social Movements and Climate Justice from the Periphery," convener and chair, Climate Engineering Conference 2017, Berlin (October 2017)
  • "Our Duties to Climate Refugees," 10th Annual Conference on Applied Ethics, Hokkaido University (October 2016)
  • "Who May Geoengineer: Global Domination, Revolution, and Solar Radiation Management," 10th Annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress, University of Colorado-Boulder (August 2016)
  • "Moral Risk, Dirty Hands, and International Revolution: The Cases of Nuremberg, the Comintern, and Kosovo," North American Society for Social Philosophy, Carleton University (July 2016)
  • "Just Killer Robots," Conference on Moral Technologies, Zurich University (July 2016)
  • "Who May Geoengineer: Global Domination, Revolution, and Solar Radiation Management," Rabinowitz Symposium on Climate Ethics, University of Washington-Seattle (May, 2016)


  • Ethics Committee, BMS, University of Twente
  • 4TU Ethics Management Team, Member
  • Organizer, Flemish-Dutch Day of Philosophy, February 2020
  • Member, Colloquium Committee, University of Twente
  • Coach, University of Twente Ice Hockey Team
  • Referee, American Journal of Political Science, British Journal of Political Science, Philosophical Studies, European Journal of Political Theory, Journal of Politics, Social Theory and Practice, Diametros, Journal of Practical Ethics, Critical Review of Social and Political Philosophy, Cambridge Review of International Affairs, Social Justice Research, Ethics and Information Technology, Environmental Values, Ethical Perspectives, Ethics, Policy, and the Environment, Environmental Politics, and Environmental Ethics
  • Manuscript Reviewer, Bloomsburg/Continuum, Oxford University Press


Available on request.