Tom Dougherty

University Lecturer
Faculty of Philosophy
University of Cambridge

I am currently a University Lecturer in the Philosophy Faculty at the University of Cambridge. I am also a Fellow of Trinity Hall. I teach and research moral and political philosophy. I am an Ethics area editor for the journal, Ergo. From October 2016 - September 2018, I will be an AHRC Early Career Leadership Fellow, carrying out a project titled "The Ethics of Communicating Consent."

I completed my B.A. in Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Balliol College, University of Oxford in 2004. I received my PhD in philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in September 2010. From then until July 2012, I was a post-doctoral scholar at Stanford University. From July 2012 until July 2014, I was a lecturer at the University of Sydney.