I am a postdoctoral scholar at UCSD’s Institute for Practical Ethics. My research focuses on issues at the intersection of ethics, politics, technology, and the environment. Currently, I am working through the social and ethical implications of genetic engineering--specifically, gene drive technology. I completed my Ph.D. at Goethe University Frankfurt where I wrote a dissertation (under the supervision of Darrel Moellendorf and Rainer Forst) on the ethical and political aspects of geoengineering as a policy response to anthropogenic climate change. From 2016-2017 I was a Predoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government,…

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