Bankers behaving badly
Not all people in banks are unethical, but banking does attract unethical people.
The human challenge of vaccines
The delivery of a COVID-19 vaccine still needs to overcome some ethical hurdles.
Is Trump's time running out?
As the US election nears, the political divide has widened – and so have the cracks in the President's bid for a second term.
Episode 22: Power Trip
Could climate change make homes uninsurable? Have we missed our window on energy policy? Dr Susan Carland finds out, on the latest episode of the What Happens Next? podcast.
Funding rejig 'unfortunate and misplaced'
The federal government’s changes to university funding, making some arts and humanities courses more than twice as expensive, is misguided.
Racism and police militarisation
When police adopt a military philosophy, the community is divided into those to be protected, and those seen as a threat – and that's most often defined along racial lines.
Episode 13: Impact of Art
We hear from Ali Alizadeh, a literary critic, poet and writer on the philosophy of art, who sees the biggest threat to art as the growing need for it to have function.
Will COVID break the EU bonds?
As the pandemic causes economic devastation, disunity is growing among member nations over how to best respond.
Most people don't realise that the stars are the reason for our existence, and we're learning more about them all the time.
Putting health on the table
Drawing on a passion that runs through his family, Dr Sandro Demaio returns to Australia to improve people’s wellbeing – starting in the kitchen.
Selling surfing's soul
The corporate high-performance, merchandise-heavy, social media-driven vision of surfing isn't one shared by many wave riders.
Letting children think big
Teaching children philosophy can help improve academic results. But more importantly, it allows children a space to make sense of the world, and meaning in their lives.
Art and soul
Performance art gives voice to our sense of what it means to belong; our identity and cultural evolution.
Philosophy and feminism in the 17th century
British writer Mary Astell is a shining example of how women have long played a role in shaping modern philosophical thought.
A higher state of consciousness
An interdisciplinary project aims to unlock one of the world's greatest mysteries, and potentially advance our understanding of machine learning.
Exploring what we hold sacred
A better understanding of our deep emotional attachment to sacredness could help resolve deadlocks in long-running and seemingly intractable conflicts.
Joanne Lao’s marketing degree propelled her into one of the world’s biggest global advertising groups, where she’s chief executive of Greater China operations.
Where the heart is
When it comes to people’s homes, neither Di Winkler nor Dan McKenna are prepared to accept the status quo. They're challenging traditional housing models for a greater social good.
Reducing the road toll on country roads
Flexible road barriers are being rolled out on high-risk Victorian roads after research showed they eliminated up to 90 per cent of fatal and serious crashes.
For the greater good?
Sometimes, improving public health can mean infringing on people’s rights and compromising their interests.
Friday the 13th: why the fear?
It's just another day, right? So why is there so much superstition surrounding it?
How the new Pride building got its groove
Bringing together key members of the LGBTIQ community was critical to discovering what they wanted the Pride Centre to be and helped guide its design principle.
A world in transition
All the framework used to make sense of the world's problems no longer seems to account for what we experience today.
Professor of Sociology
Senior lecturer, Literary Studies, literary writer and theorist
Assistant lecturer, XYX Space Gender and Communication Lab
PhD student, Faculty of Education
Associate Professor, School of Mathematical Sciences
Artist, Associate Dean, International and Engagement, Director, Monash Art Projects
Professor, Monash Business School
Senior Research Fellow at Monash University Accident Research Centre
Senior Lecturer, Education Psychology Activities
Deputy Head of Art Design and Architecture (MADA) Design Department
Professor of Philosophy, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Lecturer, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies, Faculty of Arts
ARC Future Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy
Associate Professor, Director of Bachelor of International Business Program
Professor, Monash Bioethics Centre
Associate Professor, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Senior Lecturer, School of Languages, Cultures, Literatures and Linguistics
Executive Director of the Monash Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
Associate Professor, Economics
Professor of Criminology, Dean of Arts
Associate Professor, Philosophy, School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies
Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering
Recently completed PhD, Monash-WHO Collaborating Centre for Bioethics
PhD candidate, School of Social Sciences
Director, BehaviourWorks Australia, MSDI
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Professor of Criminology
ARC Future Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy
Associate Professor, Philosophy
Associate Professor, Department of Architecture and Director of the XYX Lab
Senior Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education