Senior Research Fellow, Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, University of Oxford

I am a Professor of Philosophy at Macquarie University, Sydney. I work mainly on conceptual and empirical approaches to the self-regulation of behavior. I am the author of 6 books and over one hundred papers on free will, moral philosophy and philosophy of psychology and mind.

I am also Senior Research Fellow, Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, at theUniversity of Oxford.

I have a special interest in the science of moral decision-making and in topics in free will and moral responsibility. I am author of many papers on conceptual issues in free will and moral responsibility, as well as of papers on the psychological mechanisms involved in self-control and in addiction.

Experience

  • 2010–present
    Head of Neuroethics, Florey Neuroscience Institutes

Research Areas

  • Philosophical Psychology (Incl. Moral Psychology And Philosophy Of Action) (220311)