Officers Of The Society

Officers Of The Society

President and Vice Presidents

President: Onora O’Neill
Vice President: David Archard


Chair: Helen Frowe (Stockholm University)
Treasurer: Chris Bennett (Sheffield University)
Secretary: Massimo Renzo (King’s College, London)

Elected Members of the Executive Committee

Maria Paola Ferretti (Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main)
Anneli Jefferson  (University of Cardiff)
Serena Olsaretti (ICREA-Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Natasha Mckeever (University of Leeds)
Karam Chadha (University of Durham)
Paulina Sliwa (University of Cambridge)

Ex-officio Members of the Executive Committee

Society Administrator: Jon Cameron (University of Aberdeen)
Editor of the Journal of Applied PhilosophyAvery Kolers (University of Louisville)
North American Representative: Dana Nelkin (University of California San Diego)
Australasia Representative: Luara Ferracioli (University of Sydney)

SAP Annual Conference

SAP Annual Conference 2024
28 – 30 June, St Anne’s College,
University of Oxford 

Join the Society

Membership of the Society is open to anyone interested in our aims, whether or not you hold a philosophical qualification or are employed as a professional philosopher.

Membership currently costs £26 per annum, or £14 for postgraduates.  This includes online access to the Journal of Applied Philosophy, as well as a reduced fee for the Society’s annual conference.   Members can also apply for event funding through the Society’s grant scheme.

Membership and journal subscription are handled by Wiley, as the publishers of the Journal of Applied Philosophy. The button will take you through to their website.

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