Bonnie Steinbock

Bonnie Steinbock is Professor of Philosophy at the University at Albany, and a founding faculty member of the Union-Mount Sinai Bioethics Program. She is the author of 65 articles and encyclopedia entries, and a book, Life Before Birth: The Moral and Legal Status of Embryos and Fetuses, a second edition of which was published Oxford University Press in July 2011. She is the editor of Legal and Ethical Issues in Human Reproduction (Ashgate 2002) and The Oxford Handbook of Bioethics (2007). Her co-edited anthologies include Public Health Ethics: Theory, Policy, and Practice (Oxford 2006) and Ethical Issues in Modern Medicine (McGraw-Hill 2012, 8th ed.) She is a Fellow of the Hastings Center, on the editorial board of the Journal of Medical Ethics, and a member of the ethics committee of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine. In Fall 2008, she had a scholarly residency at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center on Lake Como, Italy, and in April 2012, she was in residence at the Brocher Foundation on Lake Geneva, Switzerland.

Use these links (or those to the left) for more information: You can look at a full Vita (in PDF format), or the page for the Philosophy Department here at the University at Albany, SUNY.