David Rodin

David Rodin is a senior fellow at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs and co-director of the Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict at the University of Oxford.

His publications include War and Self-Defense (OUP 2002), which was awarded the American Philosophical Association Sharp Prize, articles in leading philosophy and law journals, and a number of edited books.

A Rhodes Scholar from New Zealand, Rodin has a B.Phil. and D.Phil in philosophy from Oxford University. He was previously senior research fellow at the Australian National University, inaugural director of research at the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, and a founding member of the Oxford Leverhulme Programme on the Changing Character of War.

Rodin is a regular lecturer at the UK Joint Services Command and Staff College where he provides ethics training for senior officers up to the rank of two-star general. He has also worked in the private sector as a senior associate with the Boston Consulting Group. In 2011 he was honored as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.

Focus: Education, Ethics, Law, Peace, Security, War, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Europe

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Selected Publications:

"Terrorism Without Intention," Ethics, Vol. 114, July 2004, 752-771.

"War and Self-Defense," Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 18, No. 1 (Winter 2004), 63-68.

"Beyond National Defense," Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 18, No. 1 (Winter 2004), 93-98 (Part of a special symposium issue of Ethics and International Affairs devoted to my book, War and Self-Defense, featuring critical review articles by Jeff McMahon, Fernando Teson, David Mapel and Cheney Ryan.)

"The Ownership Model of Business Ethics," Metaphilosophy, Vol. 36, Issue 1-2, January 2005, 163-181.

Last Updated: Mar 27, 2014

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