Ethics

Nick Bainton

Nick Bainton

Nick is an anthropologist who specialises in the social aspects of large-scale resource extraction. His work has a broad focus on the Pacific, and Papua New Guinea in particular. Nick’s research career spans academic and applied research at the interface between...

Victoria Donovan

Victoria Donovan

Victoria Donovan is a Senior Lecturer in Russian at the University of St Andrews and an AHRC Leadership Fellow. Her current research explores the visual heritage of industrialization with a focus on Ukraine’s Eastern Donbas region. Placing the Donbas case in a...

Alexander Douglas

Alexander Douglas

I am a lecturer in philosophy in the School of Philosophical, Anthropological, and Film Studies at the University of St. Andrews. Information about my teaching and other activities can be found on my staff website. I am a founder and co-director of the Future of Work...

Theron Pummer

Theron Pummer

I am Director of the Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs at St Andrews. My work within practical ethics has focused on charitable giving and the philosophical foundations of effective altruism. See, for example:...

Mette M. High

Mette M. High

Dr High is currently directing a European Research Council funded project: The Ethics of Oil: Finance Moralities and Environmental Politics in the Global Oil Economy (ENERGY ETHICS). Based on multiple ethnographic studies in Europe and the US, this 5-year research project brings an anthropological sensitivity to issues of money, energy and climate change. Its ambition is to provide a novel framework for investigating how oil valuations relate to political reforms and new climate economic initiatives.

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