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Christine Straehle is Professor for Political Philosophy and Public Affairs, and founding director of the Centre for PPE in the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Groningen. Her research interests are in political philosophy, ethics, and moral philosophy. More specifically, she has worked on questions of global justice, migration and health justice, and the concept of vulnerability. Her work has appeared in such journals as Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, the European Journal of Philosophy, the Journal for Applied Philosophy, and the Critical Review for Social and Political Philosophy. She is the editor or co-editor of 4 volumes, most recently of Vulnerability, Autonomy and Applied Ethics.

Straehle earned her PhD from McGill University. Before coming to Groningen, she was Professor for Social and Political Philosophy at the Université du Quebec a Montréal, and the University of Ottawa in Canada. She has been awared several fellowships, including a Visting Fellowship at Justitia Amplificata at Goethe-University in Frankfurt, and at the Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs at the University of St.Andrews. In 2015-2016, she was John-Stuart-Mill-Chair in Social and Political Philosophy at the Institute of Philosophy at Hamburg University. Besides being the director of the Centre for PPE, she is also directing the new MSc in PPE at the Faculty.

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