Dr. Benjamin Hale
Assistant Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder

Dr. Benjamin Hale is associate professor in the Philosophy Department and the Environmental Studies Program at the University of Colorado, Boulder. From 2006-2008 he was Director of the Center for Values and Social Policy, and continues active engagement with the Center by co-organizing the annual Rocky Mountain Ethics (RoME) Congress with Alastair Norcross. He also works closely with the Center for Science and Technology Policy Research, located under CIRES, the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences. He is co-editor (with Andrew Light) of the journal, Ethics, Policy & Environment, and Vice President of the International Society for Environmental Ethics. His primary area of research focus is environmental ethics, though he maintains active interests in a wide range of ethical topics.