Remembering Prof. Dr. phil. Hans-Martin Sass (1935-2023)

With sadness, we share news of the passing of Prof. Dr. phil. Hans-Martin Sass on February 6, 2023 at the age of 87. His death was unexpected, but peaceful, after a well-lived and full life. Hans-Martin was a bioethicist of international renown with friendships and colleagues around the world. He had a genuine interest in […]

KIE Announces New Francis J. McNamara, Jr. Chair

The Kennedy Institute of Ethics (KIE) is pleased to announce that Maggie Little, BPhil, PhD, Professor of Philosophy, Senior Research Scholar at the KIE, and Director of the Ethics Lab, has been named recipient of the Francis J. McNamara, Jr. Chair.

Anti-racism and the Kennedy Institute of Ethics

The Kennedy Institute’s faculty members have undertaken initiatives on a number of fronts to incorporate issues of racial justice and anti-racism into their teaching, research, and service, particularly through the efforts of Ethics Lab, under the direction of Maggie Little. The following is a partial list of these efforts.

Thanks to Dr. Jonathon Erlen

The Kennedy Institute of Ethics and the staff of the Bioethics Research Library (BRL) would like to thank Dr. Jonathon Erlen for his valuable contribution to the development of our collection.