Kian Mintz-Woo

Postdoctoral Research Associate with UCHV (2018-20)

“Kian Mintz-Woo is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Values and Public Policy under the mentorship of Marc Fleurbaey. His research concerns moral and normative issues, both fundamental (in moral ontology and metaethics) and applied (in climate ethics and climate economics). Recently, he has been working on questions related to global versus local social costs of carbon; loss and damage in the post-Paris climate policy space; the role of moral expertise; and modal robustness with respect to the provision of political and social goods. Mintz-Woo completed his PhD at the interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in Climate Change at the University of Graz in Austria and spent a visiting period as a young scientist at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis. He is also affiliated with the University Center for Human Values. For more information, please see his ORCiD.”