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Prof. Dr. Annette Dufner








Academic Employment

Since 2022: Professor for Medical Ethics, University of Bielefeld, Germany

2017 - 2022: Professor for Ethics and Medical Ethics, University of Bonn, Germany

2015 - 2017: Professor for Practical Philosophy, Philosophy & Economics Program, University of Bayreuth, Germany

2010 - 2015: Research Fellow at the Centre for Advanced Study in Bioethics, University of Muenster, Germany

2003 - 2009: PhD Candidate, Instructor, Teaching Assistant, and Essay Clinician in Philosophy, University of Toronto, Canada


Education and Degrees

2017: "Habilitation". Topic: "Moral Aggregation. Fairness and Efficiency in Medical Rescue Conflicts", University of Muenster, Germany          

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. med. Bettina Schöne-Seifert, Muenster. Readers: Prof. Dr. phil. Kurt Bayertz (Muenster), Prof. Dr. phil. Thomas Schramme (Liverpool), Prof. Dr. med. Hartmut Schmidt (Muenster)

2010: PhD. Topic: "The Normative Implications of Personal Identity Theory", Philosophy Department, University of Toronto, Canada

Supervisor: Prof. Thoma Hurka, BA (Toronto), BPhil, DPhil (Oxford). Readers: Prof. Wayne Sumner, BA (Toronto), MA, PhD (Princeton); Prof. Sergio Tenenbaum, BA (Hebrew), PhD (Pittsburgh); Prof. Dennis McKerlie, BA (Calgary), PhD (Oxford)

1996 - 2002: BA/MA in philosophy and literature, University of Karlsruhe, Germany, with exchange years at Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada, and Brown University, Providence, RI, USA



A list of publications can be found here.

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