Thomas Khurana is Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Essex and Heisenberg Fellow at the Department of Philosophy at Yale University. Previously, he has taught Philosophy at the University of Potsdam, Goethe-University Frankfurt/M., and the University of Leipzig. He was a Visiting Heuss Lecturer at the New School for Social Research, a Humboldt fellow at the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago and is the recipient of a three-year Heisenberg fellowship by the DFG. His most recent book is: Das Leben der Freiheit: Form und Wirklichkeit der Autonomie (Berlin: Suhrkamp, 2017).