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I'm a philosopher.  I work mainly in ethics - especially metaethics - and areas related to it: aesthetics, political philosophy, epistemology, and metaphysics. 

I'm am Prof. of Applied Ethics at the University of Leeds and Director of IDEA. I was previously at the University of Kent, where for many years I was Dean of the Faculty of Humanities. 

I'm the main host of two podcasts: Philosophy Takes On The News and Philosophy Gets Schooled.  Listen on Apple, Google, Spotify, Podbean, etc.  Or the tabs above.

Twitter: @KirchinSimon

I'm also Director of the British Philosophical Association



Click on the swirly image to read an interview with me from What Is It Like To Be A Philosopher?

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