Dr Kieran Oberman DPhil MPhil BA
Kieran Oberman joined SPIRE in 2012. Before that he was an Assistant Professor in Philosophy at the Asian University for Women. He obtained his Phd from the University of Oxford and has held post-doctoral fellowships at the University of Louvain and Stanford University.
|Kieran's primary area of research is the ethics of immigration policy. His Phd thesis defended the idea of a human right to cross international borders. He has since written articles on brain drain and the use of immigration as a tool for development. His other interests include just war theory, international distributive justice and the ethics of charitable giving|
|Kieran Oberman (2013) 'Migration and Development' In: Migration in Political Theory: The Ethics of Movement and Membership. Oxford: Oxford University Press. [Details]|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|Kieran Oberman (2013) 'Can Brain Drain Justify Immigration Restrictions?'. Ethics, . [Details]|
|Kieran Oberman; (2011) 'Immigration, Global Poverty and the Right to Stay'. Political Studies, 59 (2):253-268. [Details]|
|Kieran Oberman (2011) By Taxation or Donation: How Should Justice be Funded? American Political Science Association [Details]|