Practical Philosophy

Researchers and PhD candidates in the research area Practical Philosophy work on normative problems in ethics, political philosophy and philosophy of law. One main theme is distributive justice, especially in relation to climate and health issues. Research is also done with regard to the questions of e.g. democracy, legitimacy, tolerance, justice and political freedom.

Academic staff

Anat Biletzki

Hallvard Fossheim

Espen Gamlund

Eivind Kolflaath

Trygve Lavik

Reidar Lie

Lars Svendsen

Richard Sørli

Carola von Villiez


Jørgen Pedersen

PhD candidates

David Vogt