Allen A. Thompson

Associate Professor of Philosophy

    Director of Master of Arts in Applied Ethics

    School of History, Philosophy, & Religion

    Oregon State University

Center for the Humanities Fellow 2017

    OSU Center for the Humanities

Rachel Carson Fellow 2016

   Rachel Carson Center for Enviro. & Society

Vice-President (and President-elect)

    International Society for Environmental Ethics

Book Review Editor

    Environmental Ethics


    Environmental Philosophy, Philosophical Ethics,

    Social and Political Philosophy, Practical Reason


   Ethical Adaptation to Climate Change

        Co-edited with J. Bendik-Keymer

        (The MIT Press, 2012)

   Oxford Handbook of Environmental Ethics

        Co-edited with Stephen M. Gardiner

        (Oxford University Press, 2017)

    See other publications at

                   Curriculum Vitae


    “Voices of a Warming Planet

            Oral History Program, OSU

            Jan. 10, 2018

    “Ethics, Hurricane Maria, & Climate Science

            with Philip Mote, OCCRI Director

            Oct. 18th, 2018

    “The Moral Costs of Climate Change

            NPR’s Philosophy Talk

            Aug. 19, 2012


    322 Milam Hall, Oregon State University

    Corvallis, Oregon, USA  97331