Maximilian Kiener

max kiener
Oct 2021 - Sept 2024 Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, University of Oxford, and Research Associate at University College Oxford.
Oct 2019 - Sept 2021

Research Fellow on the ERC-project 'Roots of Responsibility' and Extraordinary Junior Research Fellow at The Queen's College Oxford. 


DPhil Philosophy. St. Peter’s College, University of Oxford. 

Thesis: Voluntariness, Consent, and Justification. (Submitted in September 2019)

Jan 2018 - Oct 2019

Europaeum Scholars Programme, University of Oxford.

2017 BPhil Philosophy. St Peter’s College, University of Oxford.
2015 B.A. Philosophy (1st major) & Public Law (2nd major), University of Regensburg.


Please see personal website.


I specialise in practical ethics as well as legal and moral philosophy. In particular, my research focuses on consent, responsibility, and artificial intelligence. I am currently writing a monograph on responsibility and AI, which is under contract with Hart. For more information, see my personal website.