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PhD student in Ethics of human enhancement in an international context

May 24, 2017 — The Challenge   The aim of this PhD project is to perform an ethical study of human enhancement technologies and [more...]

Assistant Professor in Philosophy with a (future) specialization in ethics or political philosophy of technology and its role in society

May 24, 2017 — The Department of Philosophy at the University of Twente in the Netherlands  is looking for an   Assistant Professor in [more...]

WORKSHOP: THE ETHICS OF PERSUASIVE TECHNOLOGIES

May 15, 2017 — On April 3, five members of the 4TU Center for Ethics and Technology leaded a half-day workshop at the Persuasive [more...]

Op-ed by 4TU.Ethics member Neelke Doorn in Dutch newspaper Financieel Dagblad

May 15, 2017 — On Monday May 15, 2017, The Dutch newspaper FD published an op-ed written by Dr. Neelke Doorn and two colleagues. [more...]

Workshop: Ethics and Policy of Robots in Healthcare

May 5, 2017 —   June 26 at The Hague Institute for Global Justice   The FRR and the 4TU are joining forces to [more...]

Royal honours for Jeroen van den Hoven

April 26, 2017 — Jeroen van den Hoven, professor of Ethics and Technology at the faculty of Technology, Policy and Management (TPM), was appointed [more...]

Call for papers: Stronger, smarter, better: human enhancement and its limits

April 12, 2017 —  First Thomas More Conference on “the philosophy, ethics and theology of human enhancement technologies” 23- 25 augustus 2017 Utrecht University [more...]

4TU.Ethics PhD seminar – CFP Workshop & Masterclass on digital humanities, social epistemology, & virtue theory in a post-truth society

April 11, 2017 — The Digital Humanities & Experimental Philosophy CollaborATive (DHEPCAT — http://www.alfanophilosophy.com/lab-home/) will host a workshop and masterclass December 14-15 in Amsterdam [more...]

Workshop: The Ethics of Persuasive Technologies

April 3, 2017 — Persuasion and ethics have an uneasy and complicated relationship. On the one hand, persuasiveness, or rational influence or eloquence can [more...]

PhD Position: “Rethinking Trust and Consent in Mobile Behavior Change Support Systems”

March 30, 2017 — Fully funded, four-year PhD position in the Department of Philosophy and Ethics at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands.  [more...]