Nicholas G. Evans recently completed his PhD in Applied Philosophy and Biosecurity at the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics, Australian National University, Canberra. Prior to this, he completed his BSc (Hons) in Physics at the University of Sydney.
His research interests include Professional and Applied Ethics, Ethical Theory, Public Health, Science Policy, and the History and Philosophy of Science. His first edited collection, "The Routledge Handbook of Ethics and War," (coedited with Adam Henschke and Frtiz Allhoff), was released in July 2013. In 2013 Nick was also an investigator with the ANU National Security Centre grant "Cyberwarfare, Cyberterrorism, Cybercrime: Mapping the Ethical Terrain." In the beginning of 2014, he was a Visiting Research Fellow at the Monash University Centre for Human Bioethics in Melbourne.
Nick recently immigrated to the United States, where he lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, Kelly (and their cats). In July 2014, he'll commence as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Advanced Biomedical Ethics at the University of Pennsylvania.
Postdoctoral Fellow in Advanced Biomedical Ethics, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania
Visiting Research Fellow, Centre for Human Bioethics, Monash University
Research Assistant, Charles Sturt University
Tutor, Department of Philosophy, Australian National University
Coordinator, Masters of Arts (Professional and Applied Ethics), Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (ANU)
Laboratory Tutor, School of Physics, University of Sydney
Australian National University, Doctor of Philosophy (Philosophy, Applied Ethics)
University of Sydney, Bachelor of Science (Honours, Physics)
Great expectations—ethics, avian flu and the value of progress, Journal of Medical Ethics
Human Flourishing, Human Dignity, and Human Rights, Law and Philosophy
The Routledge Handbook of Ethics and War, Routledge
Winning Well by Fighting Well: Probability of Success and the Relations between War’s Ends and Warfighters’ Roles, International Journal of Applied Philosophy
“Emerging Military Technologies: A Case Study in Neurowarfare”, in New Wars and New Soldiers: Military Ethics in the Contemporary World
“Speak No Evil: Scientists, Responsibility, and the Public Understanding of Science”, Nanoethics
“Review: 'The Responsible Scientist'”, Metascience
“Diverging Ion Motion in an Inertial Electrostatic Confinement Discharge”, Physics of Plasmas
Grants and Contracts
Cyberwarfare, Cyberterrorism, Cybercrime: Mapping the Ethical Terrain
ANU National Security Centre
Applied Ethics (2201)
History And Philosophy Of Science (Incl. Non Historical Philosophy Of Science) (220206)