Am I My Brain? – The Interface of Ethics and Neurobiology

University of Chicago Hosted Event: Reception and Distinguished Alumni Lecture with Dr. Kevin Jung, PhD'04, Associate Professor of Christian Ethics at Wake Forest University

Cost: $20/person


The University of Chicago Alumni Club of North Carolina is thrilled to welcome Dr. Kevin Jung, PhD'04, for our 2015 Distinguished Alumni Speaker Event. Dr. Jung is Associate Professor of Christian Ethics at Wake Forest University. Education: BA, Seoul Theological University; MDiv, Princeton Theological Seminary; STM, Yale Divinity School; PhD, University of Chicago.

6:15 - 7:00 pm    Reception and Gallery Exhibit
7:00 - 8:00 pm    Lecture

Kevin Jung works in the intersection of theological ethics, philosophy, and science. His research interests are primarily in moral epistemology, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of religion. In addition, he has an interest in metaethical issues in bioethics as well as in a wide range of topics in social ethics. He is currently working on a book on neuroscience and Christian ethics. Jung is the author of two books, "Christian Ethics and Commonsense Morality: An Intuitionist Account" and "Ethical Theory and Responsibility Ethics", and a coeditor of two books, "Justice to Mercy: Religion, Law, and Criminal Justice" and "Humanity Before God: Contemporary Faces of Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Ethics" . 

Heavy hors d'oerves and drinks will be served. We look forward to seeing you there!