Brian D. Earp

Brian D. Earp

Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics

Brian D. Earp is Resident Visiting Scholar at The Hastings Center Bioethics Research Institute in Garrison, New York, as well as Research Associate at the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics at the University of Oxford in England. He holds degrees from Yale, Oxford, and Cambridge Universities in cognitive science, psychology, and history and philosophy of science, respectively, and has published over 40 papers in those and related fields in peer-reviewed journals to date. Brian has served as Editor-in-Chief of the Yale Philosophy Review as well as Guest Editor (now Associate Editor) of the Journal of Medical Ethics, the #1 ranked international journal in bioethics according to Google Scholar Metrics. His paper, “If I Could Just Stop Loving You: Anti-Love Biotechnology and the Ethics of a Chemical Breakup,” published in the flagship American Journal of Bioethics, is the most-read/ most-downloaded paper in the history of the journal’s archives, and has been cited over 30 times since 2013. Outside of academia, Brian is a contributing writer for The Atlantic magazine, as well as a multiple award-winning professional actor-singer, with more than 50 leading credits in theater and film.