Jonathan Pickering, Steve Vanderheiden, and Seumas Miller

Jonathan Pickering is a PhD candidate in Philosophy at the Australian National University, where his thesis is on fairness in global climate change finance. Jonathan has undergraduate degrees in Arts and Law from the University of Sydney and a master of science in Development Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Between 2003 and 2009 he worked at AusAID, the Australian government’s international development assistance program.

Steve Vanderheiden is Associate Professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder and Professorial Fellow with the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics at Charles Sturt University in Canberra, Australia. He is the author of Atmospheric Justice: A Political Theory of Climate Change (2008) and is currently completing a book entitled Doing Our Bit: Individual Responsibility for Climate Change.

Seumas Miller is Foundation Professor of Philosophy at Charles Sturt University, Australia, and Professorial Research Fellow at the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (CAPPE; an Australian Research Council Special Research Centre) and at 3TU Centre for Ethics and Technology at Delft University of Technology. He was Foundation Director of CAPPE from 2000 to 2007. His extensive publications include writings on social action and institutions, terrorism, business ethics, and police ethics. He is the author most recently of The Moral Foundations of Social Institutions (2009) and of several forthcoming works, including The Ethics of Dual Use Science and Technology and Institutional Corruption: A Study in Applied Philosophy.