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Professor Christine Hauskeller

MA in Philosophy and Sociology, Dr phil in Philosophy


Extension: 5129

Telephone: 01392 725129

Associate Professor

Usual Office Hours term until 27 March 2018 (not 8 and 9 March)

Thursday 12.00-14.00  

Friday 11.30-12.30

Areas of Expertise:

Philosophy of Science and Technology (esp. Biology and Medicine), Feminist Philosophy, Critical Theory, Empirical Philosophy, Public Understanding of Science, Science and Society, STS, Bioethics.

I am a philosopher and also trained as a sociologist. My current research is focussed on the politics of life science governance, concepts of identity, and clinical translation in and regulation of biomedicine. The main theoretical themes are the interrelationships between knowledge, power, institutions and people.

Commissions of Trust include

German Zentrale Ethikkommission Stammzellforschung am Robert Koch Institut, 2014 -2020  

Irish Research Council Panel Postdoctroal Programme Humanities, 2016 - 2018 

ERC Grant Panels 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019

BBSRC Science and Society Strategy Panel, 2010-2016

Visiting Fellowships

2015 Oct. - Dec.       Hanse-Wissenschafts-Kolleg, Delmenhorst, Germany

2015 Jun. - July       Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

2014 Sep. - Nov.      Brocher Foundation, Hermance, Switzerland

2008 Mar. - April       Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, Germany