Robin Zheng

Humanities (Philosophy)

Assistant Professor

Email: robin.zheng@yale-nus.edu.sg
Website: http://robin-zheng.me

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Dr Zheng received her PhD in Philosophy from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. From 2015-2016 she was a Visiting Junior Research Fellow at Newnham College, Cambridge. Her research ranges across ethics, moral psychology, feminist and social philosophy, focusing mainly on issues of moral responsibility, gender, and race. She is a member of the American Philosophical Association Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion, as well as the American Philosophical Association Task Force on a Best Practices Scheme.

Ethics, Moral Psychology, Feminist and Social Philosophy, Philosophy of Race

“Attributability, Accountability, and Implicit Bias.” Implicit Bias and Philosophy: Volume 2, Moral Responsibility, Structural Injustice, and Ethics. Jennifer Saul and Michael Brownstein (eds.) New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 62-89.

“Why Yellow Fever Isn’t Flattering: A Case Against Racial Fetishes.” 2016. Journal of the American Philosophical Association 2(3): 400-419.

“Race and Pornography: The Dilemma of the (Un)desirable.” Beyond Speech: Pornography and Analytic Feminist Philosophy. Mari Mikkola (ed.) New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 177-196.

Philosophy and Political Thought I and II
Ethics and Politics of Sex
Oppression and Injustice