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Martha Minow Named University Professor

June 20, 2018

Faculty Associate Martha Minow, the Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence at Harvard Law School, a Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, and former Dean of Harvard Law School, has been named a University Professor. This is the University's highest faculty honor. 

Minow has twice served as Acting Director of the Center, during the academic years 1993-94 and 2000-01, while Professor Dennis F. Thompson was on sabbatical leave. Additionally, Minow was Senior Scholar in Ethics in 1991-92 and was a charter member of the Faculty Committee,...

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Announcing the 2018-19 Ethics Pedagogy Fellows!

April 10, 2018

We are pleased to announce our new Ethics Pedagogy Fellows for the 2018-19 academic year.

Ashley Lee
Ashley Lee is a doctoral candidate at Harvard Graduate School of Education and a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Fellow. Her dissertation research focuses on the Internet and youth political participation in comparative perspective. At Harvard, she has served as a teaching fellow for courses on educational philosophy, civics and ethics, developmental psychology, and comparative policy analysis. Previously, she has...

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Announcing the 2018-19 Fellows-in-Residence

March 8, 2018

The Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University is excited to announce our Fellows-in-Residence for the 2018-19 academic year.

In 2018-19, the Center continues its partnership with the Berggruen Institute's Philosophy and Culture Center, whose goal is "to develop fresh ideas through comparative and interdisciplinary work and to relate these insights to the pressing issues of our day." Berggruen Fellows engage in scholarship of broad social and political importance from...

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