Harman Appointed Associate Professor of Philosophy and UCHV

July 1, 2010

Elizabeth Harman has been appointed Associate Professor of Philosophy and the University Center for Human Values. A Princeton faculty member since 2006, Harman focuses her work on ethics.

Her papers include "Creation Ethics: The Moral Status of Early Fetuses and the Ethics of Abortion" (Philosophy and Public Affairs), "The Potentiality Problem" (Philosophical Studies), "Can We Harm and Benefit in Creating?" (Philosophical Perspectives), "Harming as Causing Harm" (in Harming Future Persons), and "I'll Be Glad I Did It: Reasoning and the Significance of Future Desires" (Philosophical Perspectives).