Dr. Carl Hildebrand
Research Assistant Professor in the Humanities
Carl Hildebrand earned his DPhil in philosophy at the University of Oxford and is currently Research Assistant Professor in the School of Humanities at the University of Hong Kong. His research engages questions at the intersection of ethics, moral psychology, and the history of philosophy. His current project deals with the conception of moral character found in Immanuel Kant, including ideas surrounding habit, moral worth, moral education, and sympathy. He has taught philosophy in a variety of settings, including, most recently, philosophy departments at the University of the Fraser Valley and the University of Oxford. He has also taught at the University of Oxford's Blavatnik School of Government and the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Medicine. In addition to his academic work, he has been a Junior Dean at University College, Oxford and a regular contributor to the Oxford Character Project.