Special Talk: Principles of Spying: The Ethics of Intelligence Collection and Analysis
Professor Seumas Miller
Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 5.30pm to 7pm
Lecture Room, Faculty of Philosophy, Radcliffe Humanities
Professor Seumas Miller is a senior research fellow in the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics. He also has research appointments at TU Delft (The Hague) and Charles Sturt University (Canberra) - in the Cooperative Research Centre in Cybersecurity. In 1994 he was appointed Foundation Professor of Philosophy at Charles Sturt University and in 2000 Foundation Director of the Australian Research Council's Special Research Centre in Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics. He was a professor in philosophy at the Australian National University from 2003-2011. He is currently the principal investigator on a European Research Council Advanced Grant on global terrorism and collective responsibility. He is the author or coauthor of over 200 academic articles and of 20 books, including Moral Foundations of Social Institutions (Cambridge University Press, 2010), Shooting to Kill: The Ethics of Police and Military Use of Lethal Force (Oxford University Press, 2016), Institutional Corruption: A Study in Applied Philosophy (Cambridge University Press, 2017) and Dual Use Science and Technology, Ethics and Weapons of Mass Destruction (Springer, 2018).