Background and activities


  • BA and MA in international political theory.
  • PhD in philosophy/applied ethics. 


I currently work as researcher in two prosects:

  • ETHNA (EU-funded): "Ethics Governance System for grounding good practices in RRI in Higher Education, Funding and Research Centers".
  • BEDPAN (NRC-funded): "BEDPAN is developing an environmentally friendly, low-cost method for making palladium (Pd) nanoparticles for use in medicines, electronics, energy cells, and chemical catalysis". 



Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications


Part of book/report

  • Hovdal Moan, Marit. (2009) Justifying claims of state responsibility to meet the needs of irregular migrants: The problem with proceeding from human rights. Ethics, Law and Society, Vol.IV.


  • Hovdal Moan, Marit. (2010) What We Owe Unwelcome Residents. The obligation of liberal democracies towards irregular immigrants. 2010. ISBN 978-82-471-2457-4.