CALL FOR CHAPTERS – Sustainable Economic Development: Green Economy & Green Growth

Editors Walter Leal Filho (Germany), Diana Mihaela Pociovalisteanu (Romania)
and Abul Quasem Al-Amin (Malaysia) invite submissions for chapters in their forthcoming book, Sustainable Economic Development: Green Economy and Green Growth. Abstracts due January 20, 2015. Continue reading

JOB – Prof., Environmental Studies; NYU Shanghai

Faculty Position
Environmental Policy
NYU Shanghai

NYU Shanghai invites qualified applicants to apply for an open rank position to be located in the Environmental Studies Program at NYU Shanghai, to begin September 1, 2015. Applications due: November 15, 2014. Continue reading

CFP: Ethical underpinnings of climate economics


Workshop: Ethical underpinnings of climate economics

Hosted by the Centre of Excellence in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences at the University of Helsinki, 11-13 November 2014

This workshop will bring together climate ethicists and economists to discuss the interrelation between climate ethics and economics. Proposals for papers dealing with any aspect of this relation are welcome.  In particular, the workshop aims to focus on (1) ethical assumptions underpinning the methodological choices of economics and (2) the ways that economics might accommodate those ethical considerations that seem to challenge the standard way of doing economics.

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JOB: Three PhD Positions in Ethics of Technology

The 3TU.Centre for Ethics and Technology in the Netherlands offers 3 PhD Positions in Ethics of Technology.

We are looking for three talented PhD students for projects in the areas of:

  • Ethics of Technology (various areas) (Eindhoven University of Technology)
  • Technology & Ethics (various areas) (Delft University of Technology)
  • Ethics of Emerging Medical Technologies (University of Twente)

 Application Deadline:  June 10th, 2014

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