Submissions are invited for the International Society for Environmental Ethics (ISEE) sessions at the 2017 Pacific Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association (APA).  The upcoming meeting will be held in the city of Seattle, Washington, from April 12 to April 15, at the Westin Seattle.

Deadline: September 20th, 2016 Continue reading

ISEE announces 2015 winners of the Holmes Rolston III Early Career Prize


ISEE is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Holmes Rolston Early Career Prize. They are Toby Svoboda, an assistant professor at Fairlfield University, and Tyler Kasperbauer, a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Food and Resource Economics at the University of Copenhagen. Continue reading

ISEE Membership 2015


The membership year for the International Society for Environmental Ethics begins on Earth Day, April 22.

Please consider becoming a member of the Society. You can do so here:

Membership dues fund ISEE activities including our annual summer conference, to be held this year in Kiel Germany:

Additionally, membership dues fund annual group sessions at all three American Philosophical Association meetings, provides travel stipends to any member who presents a paper on environmental ethics on the main program at any APA, enables the Holmes Rolston III Early Career Essay Prize, our website, our newsletter, and other activities.

Do you have ideas about how the Society could benefit the membership and advance environmental ethics?
Please register as a member and then let us know. We’d love to hear from you.

We have recently received 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status so your support, including donations, are tax deductible. And, finally, all members will be invited to vote in the upcoming elections for ISEE Officers, including the Vice President, the Secretary, and the Treasurer.

Thank you for considering membership in the ISEE. Please let me know if you have any questions about membership or the Society.

Best wishes,

Call for Papers: European Conference for Critical Animal Studies

eacas-logoCall for papers:
“Nonhuman Animals in Society: Exploring new pathways for resistance, change and accommodation”
5th European Conference for Critical Animal Studies
International conference at Lund University, the Pufendorf Institute
Hosted by the European Association for Critical Animal Studies
The 26th to 28th of October 2017
Deadline for submission of abstracts: 28th April 2017
Keynote Speakers:
• Zipporah Weisberg, independent scholar
• Volker Sommer, professor of Evolutionary Anthropology. Continue reading

CALL FOR PAPERS – International Association for Environmental Philosophy Annual Meeting

iaepCall for papers
International Association for Environmental Philosophy
Twenty-First Annual Meeting October 21-23, 2017
Sheraton Memphis Downtown, Memphis, Tennessee
Following the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy (SPEP)
Deadline for submissions: February 15, 2017 Continue reading

JOB – Ass. Lecturer, Environmental Studies; U. of Wisconsin-La Crosse

university_of_wisconsin_la_crosse_sealThe Environmental Studies Program in the College of Liberal Studies at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse seeks qualified candidates for the position of Associate Lecturer. This is a full time (100%) academic year position beginning August 28, 2017.

Review of applications begins on January 20th, 2017. Continue reading

AWARD ─ Holmes Rolston, III Early Career Essay Prize

Holmes Rolston, III Early Career Essay Prize
Invitation for submission of papers on all aspects of environmental philosophy.
A prize of $500 will be awarded to the winning essay.
Deadline for submissions: 15 April 2017. Continue reading