Education

  • 2005 Habilitation, venia legendi, Philosophy, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 1996 Master of Public Administration, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge/Mass., USA
  • 1992 PhD, Summa cum laude, Philosophy, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 1988 Master of Arts, First Class Honours, Philosophy and German Literature, LMU Munich

Current Positions

  • 2014-present Chair for Practical Philosophy and Ethics, Philosophy Department, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 2019-present Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy and Theory of Science, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 2016-present Director of the Munich Center for Ethics, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 2018-2022 Director of the LMU Munich Graduate School ‘Ethics in Practice’

Previous Positions

  • 2006-2015 Chair for Practical Philosophy, Philosophy Department, University of Berne, Switzerland
  • 2005-2006 Associate Professor of Philosophy, Philosophy Department, LMU Munich, Germany
  • 2004-2005 Assistant Professor of Political Philosophy, Political Science Department, LMU Munich
  • 1997-2002 Assistant Professor, Philosophy Department, Georg August University Göttingen, Germany
  • 1993-1994 Assistant Professor, Philosophy Department, Georg August University Göttingen, Germany
  • 1992-1993 Trainee and Expert, Commission of the EU, Forward Studies Unit, Brussels, Belgium

Visiting Academic Positions

  • 04-05/2020 Visiting Professor, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris, France
  • 2012-2013 Visiting Research Professor and Faculty Fellow, Center for Ethics and Public Affairs, Murphy Institute, Tulane University, New Orleans, USA
  • 2003-2004 Visiting Professor of Philosophy, Philosophy Department, University of Berne, Switzerland
  • 2002-2003 Feodor Lynen Fellow, Philosophy Department, UC Berkeley, USA
  • 1997 Visiting Scholar, Harvard University, Philosophy Department, Cambridge, Mass., USA