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.
Ethics Institute Study Finds Broad Bipartisan Support For Social Media ‘Labeling’ to Counter Misinformation, Problematic Speech09.17.2021
New Ethics Institute/Atlantic Council Report on Building AI and Data Ethics Capacity in Organizations08.05.2021
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
CSSH Pandemic Teaching Initiative12.08.2020