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Prof. dr. Nagel, S.K. (Saskia)

Dr. Saskia Nagel is professor for applied ethics at RWTH Aachen University. She is also associate professor for Philosophy and Ethics of Technology at the Department of Philosophy at the University of Twente. She holds an MSc in Cognitive Science with a focus on neuroscience (University of Osnabrück, Germany) and a doctoral degree in...

Dr.ir. Pesch, U. (Udo)

Udo Pesch is assistant professor at Delft University of Technology. He is affiliated to the department of Values, Technology and Innovation of the faculty of Technology, Policy and Management. His disciplinary interests include responsible innovation, science and technology studies, technology dynamics, environmental politics, public administration, and philosophy. He has published a book The Predicaments...

Geerts, Robert-Jan

Robert-Jan Geerts is 3TU.Ethics policy advisor at the University of Twente, and finalizing a PhD project at Wageningen University. The project aims at sketching a philosophy of energy that does justice to its complicated workings in our society. Consequently, Geerts is interested in relations between energy consumption and the good life, among other issues. Geerts’s research expertise...

Dr. Frank, F. (Lily)

PUBLICATIONS   Book Chapters   In: Human Microbiome: Ethical, Legal and Social Concerns, Rhodes, Rosamond, Gligorov, Nada, and Schwab, Abraham. Oxford University Press, 2013.   Frank, Lily, et al. “The Human Microbiome: Science, History, and Research.”   Gligorov, Nada (first author), co-authors Frank, Lily, Schwab, Abraham P., and Trsuko, and Brett. “Privacy, Confidentiality and...

Douglas, D. M. (David)

Dr. David M. Douglas was a postdoctoral researcher with the Department of Philosophy and ethics advisor within the Centre for Telematics and Information Technology (CTIT) at the University of Twente from 2015 to 2016. I completed my PhD in philosophy at the University of Queensland in November 2011. My thesis described a framework for...

Stone, T.W. (Taylor)

Taylor is a PhD candidate exploring ethics in architecture and urban design, with a specific focus on urban nighttime lighting. Research will examine the historical significance of lighting technologies in cities coupled with an exploration of how contemporary design interventions, policies, and emerging technologies can be utilized responsibly. Taylor has a Master in Environmental...

Huijts, N.M.A. (Nicole)

Nicole Huijts is a postdoctoral researcher at the Delft University of Technology. The focus of her work is on the public acceptance of technologies in the domains of energy, transport and the environment. She studies amongst other the role of emotions and moral considerations in citizens’ evaluations of risky technologies. She generally uses a...

Lyreskog, D. (David)

David Lyreskog is a PhD candidate at the Department of Philosophy at the University of Twente. His project, ”The Ethics of Mind Maintenance”, analyses ethical trade-offs in the context of emerging technologies aimed at preventing and treating age-related neural decline and disease. Taking its starting point in a redefinition of the concept of ’frailty’,...

Hung, C. (Ching)

What is the position and status of technology when it goes into the realm of politics between nature and society? With the concern of environmental sustainability, I has completed a master’s thesis on green architecture and appropriate technology and earned a master’s degree in STS (science and technology studies). Besides this major background, I...

Dr. Nagenborg, M.H. (Michael)

Background Michael Nagenborg holds a doctoral degree in philosophy (University Karlsruhe, Germany). His doctoral thesis has been on Privacy and ICT. From 2007 to 2013 he has been a member of the Research Centre for Security Ethics at the International Centre for Ethics in the Sciences and Humanities (University of Tübingen, Germany). Dr. Nagenborg...

Baş, M. (Melis)

Melis Baş is a P.h.D candidate in the Philosophy Department of University of Twente. Her project is focused on understanding Social Media as a “ground for politics” inspired by Hannah Arendt’s political Theory. Melis studied international relations, political philosophy and philosophy of science, technology and society. Her political background enables her to make connections...

Royakkers, L.M.M. (Lambèr)

Lambèr Royakkers (1967) is an associate professor in the ethics of technology. He studied Philosophy and Social Sciences (Eindhoven 1991), Technical Mathematics (Eindhoven 1993), and Law (Tilburg 1999). He received his PhD at the Tilburg University in 1996. His dissertation was on the formalisation of normative rules with deontic logic. It has been revised...

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