Conference: Symposium on Philosophy, Humanities & Psychiatry

September 27th – 30th,  2018. World Psychiatric Association, Mexico City, Mexico. The Section of Philosophy and Humanities in Psychiatry (SPHP) of the World Psychiatric Association is planning to submit a Special Symposium on Philosophy Humanities & Psychiatry for the WPA World Congress of Psychiatry. Submissions for the Special Symposium are welcomed. For details and to make […]

Events: Personhood and Selfhood – Social Personhood

January 16th 2018, 9:00am-6:10pm, The University of Manchester. Deadline for registration: 12pm, Friday 13th January 2018. Website: Registration is now open for the first workshop within the Royal Institute of Philosophy and AHRC North West Doctoral Training Partnership sponsored series on Personhood and Selfhood, to be held at the University of Manchester on the 16th […]

Job/PhD: Post-doc or PhD studentship in neuroethics

NEUROETHICS RESEARCH UNIT – INSTITUT DE RECHERCHES CLINIQUES DE MONTRÉAL (IRCM) / MONTREAL CLINICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE Postion remains open until filled. To start as early as September 1st, 2017. ICRM is seeking postdoctoral fellow, or possibly a very strong graduate student, to lead empirical and conceptual research on free will which includes the examination of people’s […]

Job: Post-doc in Mental Health & Justice

York Law School, in collaboration with King’s College London.  Full-time position, 2.2 years. Closing date for applications: 25th August 2017. We wish to appoint a fixed-term full-time Post-Doctoral Research Associate to work on the ‘Enabling legal capacity through decision making support’ work stream within the ‘Mental Health and Justice’ Wellcome Trust Collaborative Award project.  Based […]

PhD Scholarship: Mental health justice and the capability to live in the community

Deadline for applications: 7th May 2017. Professor Sir Richard Trainor Scholarship for a PhD student to work on “Mental health justice and the capability to live in the community” with Dr Sridhar Venkatapuram and Dr Hanna Kienzler in the Department of Global Health & Social Medicine at King’s College London. For more information about the scholarship please see: […]

Seminar: Chimes of freedom, Bob Dylan, enhanced goodness, super A.I. and the future of humanity

Wednesday March 22nd, 16:00 – 17:30. Room K0.18, King’s Building, Strand Campus, King’s College London. A Global Health and Social Medicine Series event with Professor John Harris (Institute for Science, Ethics & Innovation at the University of Manchester and visiting professor in Bioethics at GHSM). Educated at the University of Kent and at Balliol College, Oxford, Prof John Harris is the author or […]