Coleen Macnamara’s research interests lie at the intersection of ethics and moral psychology. She is currently working on developing a theory of holding others responsible, explicating this activity’s conceptual core, typology, and ethics.
Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars
Peter Singer, Director
The Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars are open to all students, faculty, and interested members of the public. Seminars range across a wide variety of topics at the intersections of philosophy, biology, medicine, ecology and public policy. The seminar series is made possible by a generous grant from the Ira W. DeCamp Foundation.
Dana Nelkin teaches courses in moral psychology, ethics, philosophy of religion, and biomedical ethics, along with seminars in a number of areas. One of her main areas of research is free will and moral responsibility, and she explores its connection to psychology, ethical theory, epistemology, and the law.