Staff are available for consultation, particularly on matters relating to their research interests.
Dr Lynley Anderson Head of Department and Associate Professor
Ethics in sports medicine, reproductive ethics, clinical bioethics, professional development, codes of ethics.
Dr Angela Ballantyne Associate Professor
Global health policy and justice, ethical frameworks in research, genetics and ethics.
Ms Alison Douglass Honorary Senior Lecturer
Clinical ethics, research ethics, mental capacity, assisted reproductive technology.
Dr Elizabeth Fenton Lecturer
Public health ethics, global health, resource prioritization, and health policy.
Dr Grant Gillett Professor Emeritus
Bioethics, neuroethics, philosophy of psychiatry, post-structuralist philosophy. Professor Gillett is not offering postgraduate supervision.
Dr Mike King Senior Lecturer
Animal and environmental ethics, scientific responsibility, ethics of assisted reproductive technologies.
Dr Taryn Knox Lecturer
Philosophy of psychiatry and medicine, mental health ethics, sports ethics.
Dr John McMillan Professor
Dr Tania Moerenhout Lecturer
Ethics and philosophy of (new) medical technologies, digital health ethics, clinical ethics and the patient‑doctor relationship.
Dr Jing-Bao Nie Professor
Cross-cultural and international bioethics, medical ethics in China / Asia.
Dr Neil Pickering Associate Professor
Philosophy and ethics of mental health, medical humanities (particularly the use of literature in ethics teaching), alternative medicine, cultural issues in bioethics, environmental ethics.
Dr Jeanne Snelling Lecturer
Medical law, human reproduction (particularly selective reproduction), genetics, and law.
Dr Cindy Towns Honorary Senior Lecturer
Bioethics, health policy, general medicine, and geriatrics.
Dr Simon Walker Lecturer
Moral philosophy, the nature of value, meaning, suffering, end of life care.
Dr Janine Winters Senior Lecturer
End of life ethical issues for both adults and children, high stakes decision making for children.