Yale University President Peter Salovey announced on February 21, 2017 that former Faculty Fellow, Professor Heather Gerken, has been selected as the next Dean of Yale Law School. Read full announcement here.
Read the first in a six-part series of guest posts by our own Tomer Perry, Research Associate at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, in the Active Learning in Political Science blog on using game design principles to create fun and effective learning experiences for teaching ethics. Read here.
Read former Fellow Richard W. Painter and Norman L. Eisen -- ethics lawyers for George W. Bush & Barack Obama, respecitvely -- on the ethics and conflicts of interest issues concerning Betsy DeVos, President Trump’s choice for education secretary. Read here.
Read former Faculty Fellow & professor of political science at Brown University, Corey Brettschneider, in POLITICO Magazine on "Why Trump’s Immigration Rules Are Unconstitutional." Read full article here.
Read former Fellow Richard W. Painter and Norman L. Eisen -- ethics lawyers for George W. Bush & Barack Obama, respecitvely -- on the the countries excluded from Trump's Executive Order, and the potiential conflicts of interest behind his decision. Read here.
In a First Opinion piece in today's issue of STAT, current Fellow and psychologist, Stephen Soldz, discusses the on need for psychology professionals to voice their ethical opposition to torture. Read here.
Using youth sports-related traumatic brain injury laws as a case study, former Lab Fellow, Christine Baugh, along with former Graduate Fellow, Stephanie Morain, and Kerri Lowrey examine the role of ethics in the development of effective public health laws. Read full article here.
In research just published in the January 17 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Internal Medicine, a team of researchers led by Cleveland Clinic Bioethicist Susannah Rose, Ph.D., found that 67 percent receive funding from for-profit companies, with 12 percent receiving over half of their funding from industry. Read full article here.