The interdisciplinary Ethics Institute is dedicated to bringing ethical analysis and evaluation to bear on pressing social and environmental issues, as well as to promoting ethical reflection on decisions and challenges in contemporary life.
The Ethics Institute at Northeastern University conducts original research in the areas of applied ethics, religious ethics, ethical theory, social and political philosophy, and formal methods in ethics and epistemology. On this website you will find information about Institute programs and events, current research foci and projects, ethics education at Northeastern, and Institute researchers.
Philosophy as a Way of Life Group wins RISE Award04.23.2021
Newsworthiness in Content Moderation: Using Media Cloud to Look at Patterns of Attention04.15.2021
Condemning Anti-Asian Violence03.19.2021
Are COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Ethical? Prof. Basl weighs in12.08.2020
CSSH Pandemic Teaching Initiative12.08.2020