Emeritus White’s Professor of Moral Philosophy
Emeritus Fellow of Corpus Christi College

1965–1968 Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge: BA in Mathematics and Economics.
1968–1972 Massachusetts Institute of Technology: PhD in Economics.
1972–1973 Bedford College, University of London: MA in Philosophy.
1972–1978 Lecturer in Economics, Birkbeck College, University of London.
1979–1992 Reader in Economics, University of Bristol.
1992–1995 Professor of Economics and Philosophy, University of Bristol.
1995–2000 Professor of Philosophy, University of St Andrews.
2000–2014 White's Professor of Moral Philosophy, University of Oxford.

Visiting posts at: University of Virginia; All Souls College, Oxford; Australian National University; Princeton University; University of Washington; University of British Columbia; Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study; University of Canterbury; Stanford University.

1999 Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
2000 Fellow of the British Academy.
2007 Foreign Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
2013 Honorary Doctorate, Lund University
2014 State of Philosophy Prize, University of Bayreuth
2014 Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
2015 Honorary Fellow, Trinity Hall, Cambridge
2021 Corresponding Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities

Interviews and podcasts

Philosophy Bites podcast, 29 June 2008(on Weighing Lives)
Interviews with Oxonians podcast, 10 September 2008 (on rationality)
The Age, Melbourne, 12 October 2014. (Also in the Sydney Morning Herald)
Huffpost, 26 August 2015.
3:am Magazine, posted 3 April 2017.
Cultures of Energy podcast, September 2017.
IFFS podcast, 10 December 2019 (on a World Climate Bank)
The Climate Change Project August 2020.
The Brocher Lecture: 'How to value a person's life'. Podcast


Specific lists:
Recent writings on normativity and rationality
Recent writings on reasoning
Writings on climate change