Prof. Julian Savulescu

Professor Julian Savulescu holds the Uehiro Chair in Practical Ethics at the University of Oxford. He holds degrees in medicine, neuroscience and bioethics. He is the Director of the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics within the Faculty of Philosophy. He is Director of the Oxford Centre for Neuroethics, which is one of three strategic centres in biomedical ethics in the UK funded by the Wellcome Trust, and was recently awarded their flagship Senior Investigator Awards. He is also Director of the Institute for Science and Ethics within the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford, and of The Oxford Martin Programme on Collective Responsibility for Infectious Disease.
He is a leader medical and practical ethics. He is Editor of the Journal of Medical Ethics and founding editor of Journal of Practical Ethics, an open access journal in Practical Ethics.  He is author of over 250 publications. He has an H index of 45 and 142 publications cited at least ten times. He has given over 120 invited international presentations and over 280 in total. In 2014, he was awarded Doctoris Honoris Causa by the University of Bucharest. He is Sir Louis Matheson Distinguished Professor at Monash University and Honorary Professorial at the Florey Neuroscience Institutes.