New Research Fellow, Stefan Riedener

The DLCC is very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Stefan Riedener as a Research Fellow of the DLCC.

Dr Riedener is a lecturer in philosophy at the University of Zurich’s Centre for Ethics. He received his undergraduate degree in philosophy, German literature and mathematics from the University of Zurich, and then completed a BPhil and a DPhil in philosophy at the University of Oxford (St John’s College). His current research focuses on moral responsibility and the ethics of blame and forgiveness. He is also interested in the problem of moral uncertainty and the ethics of doing good.

As part of his community service in Switzerland, he has worked with refugee children and taught at a primary school. The DLCC has already worked closely with Dr Reidener on its Compassion Matters project for schools.