I am the Deputy Director of the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics. I am also a  Research Fellow at New College and at the Oxford Martin School.

I work on a wide range of topics in applied philosophy and ethics, from new technologies to moral emotions and criminal justice. You can find more information about me, my projects and my publications on this site.

Recent post: Maslen, H. (2015). Shrewder speculation: the challenge of doing anticipatory ethics well. The Neuroethics Blog.

Recent paper: Maslen, H., Pugh, J., & Savulescu, J. (2015). The Ethics of Deep Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa. Neuroethics, 1-16.

Recent public lecture: ‘Mind machines – the promise and problems of cognitive enhancement devices‘, with Roi Cohen Kadosh, Oxford Martin School Seminar Series, “Technology for tomorrow – The research shaping our future”, 4th February, 2016