P.T. Smith (Patrick)

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Patrick Taylor Smith (PhD, University of Washington, Seattle) is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Twente. Before coming to UT, Patrick was a postdoctoral fellow at the Buzz McCoy Center for Ethics in Society at Stanford University and Assistant Professor of Political Science and Global Studies at National University Singapore. His work is primarily in social and political philosophy, with specific interests in global and intergenerational justice in the context of climate change. He also has research interests in just war theory and emerging information technologies.


Gullapalli, A., Beedasy, V. , Vincent, J. D. S., Leong, Z. , Smith, P., & Morley, N. (2021). Flat Inkjet-Printed Copper Induction Coils for Magnetostrictive Structural Health Monitoring: A Comparison with Bulk Air Coils and an anisotropic magnetoresistive sensor (AMR) Sensor. Advanced engineering materials, 23(9), [2100313]. https://doi.org/10.1002/adem.202100313
Smith, P. T. (2021). A normative foundation for statism. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy, 24(4), 532-553. https://doi.org/10.1080/13698230.2019.1567207
Smith, P. T. (2020). A Neo-Republican Theory of Just State Surveillance. Moral Philosophy and Politics, 7(1), 49-71. https://doi.org/10.1515/mopp-2019-0032
Smith, P. T. (2018). Just research into killer robots. Ethics and information technology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10676-018-9472-6

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University of Twente
Drienerlolaan 5
7522 NB Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands