Elizabeth Edenberg, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Edenberg is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics.

Her work at the institute brings her into Ethics Lab, working to design direct-impact ethics projects and innovative approaches to engaged ethics education.

Dr. Edenberg's primary research is focused on Political Philosophy, Ethics, and Feminist Philosophy. Her articles have appeared in The Journal of Political Philosophy, Family Medicine, and others. She is co-editor, with Larry May, of Jus Post Bellum and Transitional Justice (Cambridge University Press).

Did you know?

It's no wonder Elizabeth gets along with all those designers at the Lab… while a postdoctoral teaching fellow at Fordham University, she co-designed some of the materials intended to recruit new students to the philosophy program.

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Edited Book

Jus Post Bellum and Transitional Justice (2013), co-edited with Larry May, co-authored introduction, Cambridge University Press

Peer-Reviewed Articles

“Unequal Consenters and Political Illegitimacy” (2013), co-authored with Marilyn Friedman, Journal of Political Philosophy, Vol. 21, No. 3: 347-360

“Patient Understanding of Benefits, Risks, and Alternatives to Screening Colonoscopy” (2013), co-authored with P. Schwartz, P. Barrett, S. Perkins, E. Meslin, T. Imperiale, Family Medicine, Vol. 45, No. 2: 83-89

Peer-Reviewed Book Chapters

“Civic Education: Political or Comprehensive?” in Justice, Education, and the Politics of Childhood, edited by Johannes Drerup, Gunter Graf, Christoph Schickhardt, and Gottfried Schweiger (forthcoming with Springer, Philosophy and Politics Series)

Entry on “Essays regarding the Philanthropinum,” Cambridge Kant Lexicon, edited by Julian Wuerth (forthcoming with Cambridge University Press)