Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Wollongong

Keith Horton’s main research interests are in moral and political philosophy, especially the moral implications of world poverty. He has written numerous articles on these themes, and co-edited three books: Ethical Questions and International NGOs (with Chris Roche, Springer 2010), Global Ethics: Seminal Essays (with Thomas Pogge, Paragon 2008), and Globalisation and Equality (with Haig Patapan, Routledge, 2004). He is a co-founder and board member of Academics Stand Against Poverty (http://academicsstand.org/), an international professional association focused on helping poverty researchers and teachers enhance their positive impact on severe poverty. He is also a co-founder and co-chair of Academics Stand Against Poverty Oceania (http://academicsstand.org/chapters/oceania/).

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Wollongong

Education

  • 2002 
    University of Reading, PhD