David Neil

Dr. David Neil


Phone: +61 2 4221 4068

Email: dneil@uow.edu.au

Location: 19.1085

About Dr. Neil

David Neil is a lecturer in Philosophy and his teaching is primarily in the area of ethics. His research interests are in ethical theory and applied ethics, particularly bioethics and the ethics of technology.

Highlighted Publications

  • Neil, D. 2008, ‘Genetic preselection and the moral equality of individuals’, in L. Skene & J. Thompson (eds), The Sorting Society: the Ethics of Genetic Screening and Therapy, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK: pp 99 – 110.
  • Neil, D. 2006, ‘The emperor’s new scar: the ethics of placebo surgery’, in D. Benatar (eds), Cutting to the Core: Exploring the Ethics of Contested Surgeries, Rowman and Littlefield, Lanham, Maryland: pp 197 – 210.
  • Neil, D, Coady, CA, Thompson, J and Kuhse, H, 2007, ‘End-of-life decisions in medical practice: a survey of doctors in Victoria (Australia)’, Journal of Medical Ethics, 33 (12): pp 721-725.