Minnesota State Mankato Professor Launches ‘Pandemic Ethics’ Podcast
Mankato, Minn. – Minnesota State University, Mankato faculty member Joshua Preiss (pictured), a professor of philosophy, has launched a new podcast, “Pandemic Ethics,” that is available on Spotify, Soundcloud and other platforms.
The podcast discusses the defining ethical challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with experts in ethics, health, law, economics, public policy and beyond.
A future episode guide can be found on Preiss’s podcast website. Future episodes will focus on topics such as the ethics of vaccine distribution, justice and race, the future of work and others. Each episode description includes links to suggested readings.
The podcast will provide the core for a special topics course Preiss is teaching in the spring, Pandemic Ethics (PHIL450). The class is open to all students.
NOTE TO MEDIA: For more information, contact Joshua Preiss by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 773-573-2357 (cell phone).
Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 14,604 students, is part of the Minnesota State system, which includes 30 colleges and seven universities.