Frances Kamm, PhD

Frances Kamm, PhD

Frances M. Kamm is Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and Professor of Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts & Sciences at Harvard. She is the author of Morality, Mortality: Volume I: Death and Whom to Save from It ; Morality, Mortality: Volume II: Rights, Duties, and Status ; and Intricate Ethics: Rights, Responsibilities, and Permissible Harm. Kamm also has published many articles on normative ethical theory and practical ethics. She has held ACLS, AAUW, NEH, and Guggenheim fellowships and has been a Fellow of the Program in Ethics and the Professions at the Kennedy School, the Center for Human Values at Princeton, and the Center for Advanced Study at Stanford. She is a member of the editorial boards of Philosophy & Public Affairs, Legal Theory, Bioethics , and Utilitas and was a consultant on ethics to the World Health Organization.

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