Research

Research in progress:

“What Are Standards in Clinical Ethics Consultation For?”: A philosophical assessment of the purpose and possible structures of standards in the field. Presented at APPE 2014.

“Is it Worse if Facebook® or a Professor Amasses Your Data?”: A paper in collaboration with colleague Gordon Hull on changing notions of privacy and the implications of this for federal regulation of data collection by academics and private corporations. To be presented at the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Conference, October 2013.

Recent publications:

“The Case of Vipul Bhrigu and the Federal Definition of Research Misconduct”: The ORI recently issued its finding that Vipul Bhrigu committed research misconduct with his sabotage of a colleague’s work, but I argue that this is an unusual finding with implications for future misconduct cases. Abstract available here:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11948-013-9459-y