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Lecturer in Philosophy, University of the West of Scotland

Lecturer, researcher and campaigner. I have taught social sciences and humanities at European and Asian universities. I currently lecture in philosophy at Hoa Sen university, Ho Chi Minh City.

I am the Founder and director of, an independent, not-for-profit, organisation. We campaign for responsible life science governance through public consultation, engagement and education.

I have published academic articles and book chapters in ethics and philosophy, as well as articles on a range of topics that have been published widely, including the the Guardian and Newsweek. In 2017, I was invited to give expert advice at the UK Parliament about gene editing and genomics.

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  • 2013–2017
    Title Organisation Tenure (from → to) Ph.D Philosophy (Bioethics), University of the West of Scotland


  • 2011 
    Kings College London, M.A