Professor Susan Dodds

Dean and Professor of Philosophy
BA (Toronto), PhD (La Trobe)
School of Humanities & Languages, Dean's Unit

Contact

+61 (2) 9385 4858
+61 (2) 9662 8991
Room 301, Morven Brown
Kensington Campus
Fields: Ethical Theory, Feminist Theory, Bioethics (human and animal)
Tags: Bioethics, Civics and Citizenship, Expanding Knowledge

Research

Susan Dodds is a Professor of Philosophy and Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at UNSW. Her research explores the intersections of ethics, political philosophy, moral psychology, feminist theory and public policy. She has published extensively on issues relating to bioethics, deliberative democracy, relational autonomy, health policy and regulation. Professor Dodds is Chief Investigator and Ethics, Policy and Public Engagement Theme Leader on the Australian Research Council (ARC) Australian Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES). She is President and Chair of the Australasian Council of Deans of Arts, Social Science and Humanities (DASSH), Chair of the Board of the Australasian Association of Philosophy and member of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Genetics and Genomics Working Committee (NS Chapter 3.5), of the Australian Health Ethics Committee (AHEC).

Prior to her appointment as Dean of UNSW Arts & Social Sciences in April 2016, Professor Dodds was Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Professor of Philosophy at the University of Tasmania 2009-2016 and Deputy Provost 2013-2016. Formerly from the University of Wollongong (UoW) (1989-2009), she held a series of positions before being promoted to Professor of Philosophy in 2006 and Head, School of English Literatures, Philosophy and Languages in 2007.

Her areas of teaching have covered all stages of the Philosophy major as well as considerable cross-faculty teaching for courses studied by nursing, law, health science and nanotechnology students.


Research

Expertise

Bioethics, Political Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Feminist Theory, Moral Psychology, Democratic Theory and Technology Ethics.

Awards

  • 1997 Visiting Research Fellowship, Australian National University, Philosophy Program, Research Schools of Social Sciences (4 months)
  • 1985-1989 La Trobe University Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Collaboration

Collaborations through the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Sciences (ACES) network: University of Wollongong, Deakin University, Monash University, Australian National University, University of Melbourne Department of Medicine, University of Warwick, Friedrich-Alexander University, Hanyang University, Yokohama National University.  

Collaborations in Canada: Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto; The W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics, University of British Columbia; Novel Tech Ethics (NTE): Impact Ethics, Dalhousie University

Current projects

Professor Dodds is a Chief Investigator and the Ethics, Policy and Public Engagement Theme Leader on the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science project, currently funded by the Australian Research Council, exploring the ethical issues associated with developments in bionics, nanotechnology and additive biofabrication. 


Career summary

Memberships

Professional practice

Professional Organisation Executive Positions and Board Memberships

  • President Australasian Council of Deans of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (DASSH) 2015-Current
  • Chair of the Board of the Australasian Association of Philosophy (AAP) 2015-Current
  • President, Australasian Association of Philosophy, 2007-2008; Member of Australasian Association of Philosophy Council 2007-2009
  • Vice President, International Association of Bioethics (IAB) 2007-2009; elected to IAB Board of Directors 2005- 2009
  • Co-Coordinator, International Network on Feminist Approaches to Bioethics (FAB), 2002-2004 (with Hilde Lindemann) re-elected 2004-2006 (with Françoise Baylis)
Committee associations
 
  • Australian Health Ethics Committee (AHEC), Member Genetics and Genomics Working Committee (NS Chapter 3.5), 2013-Current
  • Member, Australian Health Ethics Committee (AHEC) of NHMRC July 2012-June 2015
    • Clinical Ethics Capacity Building sub committee
    • Return of genetic results sub committee
    • Health resource allocation sub committee
  • Member (AHEC member in common), Gene Technology Ethics and Community Consultative Committee (GTECC) March 2013-2015
  • Chair, National Enabling Technologies Strategy (NETS) Stakeholder Advisory Council March-November 2012
  • Member (ethicist) National Enabling Technologies Strategy Stakeholder Advisory Council 2010-2012
  • Member, NSW Health Clinical Ethics Advisory Panel 2006-2009

Teaching

Bioethics, Feminist Philosophy, Ethics, Political Philosophy

Teaching expertise

Professor Dodds' teaching has covered all stages of the Philosophy major as well as considerable cross-faculty teaching for courses studied by nursing, law, health science, nanotechnology  and additive biofabrication students.

Research appointments

  • Reviewer, Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery, SPIRT/Linkage, DECRA, Future Fellowships, Laureate Grants Programs 1998-Current
  • Reviewer, Economic and Social Research Council (ESCR, UK), Strategic Research Board, Stem Cell Initiative Capacity Building and Awareness Raising Phase II, Mid Career and Senior Fellowships (2006)

Research invitations

'Will I end my days frail and alone?  Responses to dependency and vulnerability' Invited Keynote address for No Country for Old Men (or Women) New Zealand Bioethics Conference, Dunedin, January 27-2, 2012

''It's not what it looks like' -- medical imagery and public policy debate' Invited Keynote address for The Digitised Body: The Cultural and Clinical Impact of New Medical Imaging Technologies Centre for the History of European Discourses, University of Queensland, Brisbane 30-31 August 2011

'Neural Stimulation Implants: Ethical Issues for Clinical Trials', 2nd Asia-Pacific Symposium on Nanobionics, Invited plenary 9-10 June 2010


Grants & Funding

Professor Dodds has held more than $45 million in competitive research grant income, and has been Chief Investigator on a Centre of Excellence and on three ARC Discovery grants.

Funding Summary

ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) 
Funding: Australian Research Council ($25,000,000)
Scheme: Grant-ARC Centres of Excellence 
Administered By: University of Wollongong
Research Team: Wallace GG; Forsyth M; MacFarlane DR; Officer DL; Cook M; Dodds SM; Spinks GM; Gursel A; Moulton S; in het Panhuis M; Kapsa R; Higgins M; Mozer A; Crook J; Innis P; Coote M; Wang Xungai; Howlett P; Paull B
Period: 2014-2020
Grant Reference: CE140100012

Technologies of Gender: Shaping Women's Bodies Through Kimono and Costume in Post-Meiji Japan. Grant Program for Intellectual Exchange Conferences
Description: This project kimono, costume and clothing studies in the wider international context of Japanese studies in order to emphasise the importance of research, particularly in the context of gender, into material items such as kimono.
Funding: Japan Foundation ($20,382)
Scheme: Grant
Administered By: University of Tasmania
Research Team: Hartley BT; Dodds SM; Cantillon MA
Year: 2013

Production of a Framework for the Assessment of the Social and Economic Impact of Enabling Technologies
Funding: Department of Industry and Science ($8,349)
Scheme: Grant
Administered: By University of Tasmania
Research Team: Dodds SM
Period: 2012-2013

Vulnerability, autonomy and justice
Funding: Australian Research Council ($250,000)
Scheme: Grant-Discovery Projects
Administered: By Macquarie University
Research Team: Mackenzie C; Rogers W; Dodds SM
Period: 2011-2013
Grant Reference: DP110102272

Big-Picture Bioethics: Policy-making and Liberal Democracy
Funding: Australian Research Council ($93,368)
Scheme: Grant-Discovery Projects
Administered By: University of Tasmania
Research Team: Dodds SM
Year: 2009
Grant Reference: DP0556068

ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES)
Funding: Australian Research Council ($19,700,000)
Scheme: Grant-ARC Centres of Excellence
Administered By: University of Wollongong
Research Team: Wallace GG; Officer DL; MacFarlane DR; Forsyth M; Kane-Maguire L; Innis P; Spinks GM; Dodds SM
Period: 2005-2013
Grant Reference: CE0561616


Research supervision

Professor Dodds is currently looking to supervise PhD candidates on bioethical issues related to medical bionics, robotics and synthetic biology and issues in ethics and political philosophy relating to human vulnerability, dependence and care.

Current

  • PhD, Whether Traditionally Accepted Infection Prevention and Control Isolation Precautions Are Ethical and Justifiable in the Contemporary Australian Healthcare System, commenced 2015
  • PhD, Invasive Synthetic Biomedical Brain Devices: Ethical and policy implications, commenced 2015
  • PhD, The Ethical and Policy Implications of 3D Printing of Brain Tissue, commenced 2016

Completed

  • Eliza Miriam Chelsea Goddard, PhD, The Bionic Self-Implications of Bionics for Selfhood and Social Relations,2015

Publications

    Books

    • Wallace GG;Cornock RC;O'Connell CD;Bernie S;Dodds SM;Gilbert F, 2014, 3D BioPrinting: Printing Parts for Bodies, ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, http://3dbioprint.creativist.com/3dbioprinting
    • Dodds S, 2014, Dependence, Care, and Vulnerability, Oxford University Press
    • Goddard E;Dodds S;Ravenscroft I;Learning A;Council T, 2010, Forward Thinking: Learning and Teaching Philosophy in Australian Universities: Final Report, Australian Learning and Teaching Council
    • Spitzley T, 2005, Willensschwäche

    Book Chapters

    • Gilbert F;Dodds S, 2017, 'Predictive Brain Devices and Automated Therapeutic Activation: Ethical Problems Ahead.', in Vincent N (ed.), Neuro-Interventions and The Law: Regulating Human Mental Capacity, Oxford University Press
    • Ross K;Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2016, 'Conscience Votes in Australia: Deliberation and Representation', in Dodds S; Ankeny RA (ed.), BIG PICTURE BIOETHICS: DEVELOPING DEMOCRATIC POLICY IN CONTESTED DOMAINS, edn. International Library of Ethics Law and Technology, SPRINGER INT PUBLISHING AG, pp. 37 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32240-7_4
    • Goddard E;Dodds S, 2016, 'Consultation, Deliberation and the Review of the National Statement', in Dodds S; Ankeny RA (ed.), BIG PICTURE BIOETHICS: DEVELOPING DEMOCRATIC POLICY IN CONTESTED DOMAINS, edn. International Library of Ethics Law and Technology, SPRINGER INT PUBLISHING AG, pp. 191 - 224, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32240-7_10
    • Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2016, 'Public Engagement and Deliberation in Human Embryo Research Governance in Australia 2001-2011', in Dodds S; Ankeny RA (ed.), BIG PICTURE BIOETHICS: DEVELOPING DEMOCRATIC POLICY IN CONTESTED DOMAINS, edn. International Library of Ethics Law and Technology, SPRINGER INT PUBLISHING AG, pp. 107 - 129, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32240-7_7
    • Dodds S, 2016, 'Participation and Trust: Conditions and Constraints on Democratic Deliberation', in Dodds S; Ankeny RA (ed.), BIG PICTURE BIOETHICS: DEVELOPING DEMOCRATIC POLICY IN CONTESTED DOMAINS, edn. International Library of Ethics Law and Technology, SPRINGER INT PUBLISHING AG, pp. 27 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32240-7_3
    • Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2016, ''Big Picture' Manifesto: Democratic Policymaking in Contested Domains', in Dodds S; Ankeny RA (ed.), BIG PICTURE BIOETHICS: DEVELOPING DEMOCRATIC POLICY IN CONTESTED DOMAINS, edn. International Library of Ethics Law and Technology, SPRINGER INT PUBLISHING AG, pp. 11 - 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32240-7_2
    • Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2016, 'Big Picture Bioethics: Developing Democratic Policy in Contested Domains Introduction', in Dodds S; Ankeny RA (ed.), BIG PICTURE BIOETHICS: DEVELOPING DEMOCRATIC POLICY IN CONTESTED DOMAINS, edn. International Library of Ethics Law and Technology, SPRINGER INT PUBLISHING AG, pp. 1 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32240-7_1
    • Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2016, 'Introduction', in Dodds S; Ankeny RA (ed.), Big Picture Bioethics: Developing Democratic Policy in Contested Domains, edn. The International Library of Ethics, Law and Technology, Springer International Publishing, pp. 1 - 8
    • Rogers WA;Mackenzie C;Dodds S, 2014, 'Vulnerability', in Jennings B (ed.), Bioethics, edn. Fourth, MacMillan Reference USA, Farmington Hills, MI, pp. 6:3149 - 6:3153
    • Dodds S, 2014, 'Dependence, Care and Vulnerability', in MacKenzie C; Rogers W; Dodds S (ed.), Vulnerability: New Essays in Ethics and Feminist Philosophy, Oxford University Press, New York, pp. 181 - 203
    • MacKenzie C;Rogers W;Dodds S, 2014, 'Introduction: What is Vulnerability and Why Does it Matter for Moral Theory', in MacKenzie C; Rogers W; Dodds S (ed.), Vulnerability: New Essays in Ethics and Feminist Philosophy., New York, pp. 1 - 29
    • Dodds S, 2013, 'Trust, accountability and participation: conditions and constraints on ‘new’ democratic models.', in Einsiedel E; O'Doherty K (ed.), Public Engagement and Emerging Technologies, UBC Press, Vancouver, pp. 69 - 79
    • Dodds S;Goddard E, 2013, 'Not just a pipeline problem: Improving women's participation in philosophy in Australia', in Hutchinson K; Jenkins F (ed.), Women in Philosophy: What Needs to Change?, Oxford University Press, New York, pp. 143 - 163, https://books.google.com.au/books?id=H788BAAAQBAJ&lpg=PA161&ots=LGe7rtftwf&dq=Improving%20Women%E2%80%99s%20Participation%20in%20Philosophy%20in%20Australia%20%E2%80%94%20A%20cultural%20shift.&pg=PR5#
    • Dodds S, 2013, 'Feminist Bioethics', in The International Encyclopedia of Ethics, edn. 4, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, pp. 1918 - 1925
    • Dodds S, 2012, 'Social: Sex Equality', in Chadwick R (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics, Elsevier, pp. 68 - 76
    • Dodds SM, 2012, 'Sex Equality', in The Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics, edn. 4, Elsevier, pp. 68 - 76
    • Rogers W;MacKenzie C;Dodds S, 2012, 'Introduction', in International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, edn. 2, pp. 1 - 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1353/ijf.2012.0017
    • Kyle R;Dodds S, 2010, 'Inside, outside: Nanobionics and human bodily experience.', in NANO meets MACRO: Social Perspectives on Nano Scale Sciences and Technologies, PAN Stanford, pp. 263 - 282
    • Dodds S, 2010, 'Feminist Bioethics.', in Oppy G; Trakakis N (ed.), A Companion to Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand, Monash University Press, Melbourne
    • Li M;Eckert J;Kecskes L;Lewandowski J, 2007, 'Introduction', in Journal of Materials Research, edn. 02, pp. 255 - 257, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2007.0069
    • Li M;Eckert J;Kecskes L;Lewandowski J, 2007, 'Introduction', in Journal of Materials Research, edn. 2, pp. 255 - 257, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2007.0069
    • Dodds S;Jones K, 2006, 'Response to Purdy', in Kuhse H; Singer P (ed.), Bioethics An Anthology, edn. 2006 Reprint, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, pp. 100 - 103
    • Bigelow J;Dodds S;Pargetter R, 2005, 'Temptation and the Will.', in Sptizley T (ed.), Willensschwäche, mentis Verlag GmbH, Paderborn
    • Dodds S, 2005, 'Scelta e controllo nella bioetica femminista.', in Faralli C; Cortesi Diabasis C; Emilia R (ed.), Nuove maternità., pp. 31 - 67
    • Dodds S, 2004, 'Introduction: Integrating Global and Local Perspectives', in Tong R; Donchin A; Dodds S (ed.), Linking Visions: Feminist Bioethics, Human Rights and the Developing World, Rowman and Littlefield, Lanham, Md., pp. 1 - 12
    • Dodds S, 2004, 'Women, Commodification, and Embryonic Stem Cell', in Stem Cell Research, Humana Press, pp. 151
    • Dodds SM, 2004, 'Mothers and Children: Problems for Self-ownership', in Mothers and Children: Problems for Self-ownership
    • Dodds SM, 2004, 'Introduction: Integrating Global and Local Perspectives', in Introduction: Integrating Global and Local Perspectives
    • Dodds S, 2004, 'Women, commodification, and embryonic stem cell research', in Humber J; Almeder RF (ed.), Biomedical Ethics Reviews: Stem Cell Research, Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, pp. 149 - 174
    • Dodds S;Bern J, 2002, 'On the Plurality of Interests: Aboriginal self government and land rights.', in Ivison D; Patton P; Sanders W (ed.), Political Theory and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Cambridge University Press
    • Dodds S, 2002, 'Mothers & Children: Problems for Self-ownership', in McLachlan JM (ed.), Philosophical and Religious Conceptions of the Person and their Implications for Ethical, Political and Social Thought, edn. Problems in Contemporary Philosophy, The Edwin Mellen Press, Lampeter, Wales, pp. 139 - 152
    • Dodds S, 2001, 'Exercising Restraint: Autonomy, Welfare, and Elderly Patients.', in Weinberg M; Caplan AL (ed.), Medical Ethics Applying Theories and Principles to the Patient Encounter, Prometheus Books, pp. 73 - 79
    • Dodds SM, 2001, 'Property, philosophy of', in Property, philosophy of
    • Dodds S, 2000, 'Choice and Control in Feminist Bioethics', in Mackenzie C; Stoljar N (ed.), Relational Autonomy: Feminist Perspectives on Autonomy, Agency and the Social Self., Oxford University Press, pp. 213 - 235
    • Bern J;Dodds S, 2000, 'On the Plurality of Interests: Aboriginal self government and land rights.', in Ivison D; Patton P; Sanders W (ed.), Political Theory and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Cambridge University Press, pp. 163 - 179
    • Dodds S, 2000, 'Property, philosophy of.', in Smelser NJ; Baltes PB (ed.), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioural Sciences, Pergamon, Oxford, pp. 12199 - 12205
    • Bern J;Dodds S, 2000, 'On the plurality of interests: Aboriginal self-government and land rights', in Political Theory and the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, pp. 163 - 82
    • Dodds SM, 2000, 'Choice and control in feminist bioethics', in Choice and control in feminist bioethics
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1999, 'Sexual Harrassment', in Donaldson T; Werhane P (ed.), Ethical Issues in Business, edn. sixth, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs NJ
    • Dodds S;Jones K, 1999, 'Response to Purdy', in Kuhse H; Singer P (ed.), Bioethics: An Anthology, Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies, Oxford: Blackwells, pp. 113 - 115
    • Dodds S, 1999, 'Exercising Restraint: Autonomy, Welfare and Elderly Patients.', in Weinberg M (ed.), Medical Ethics: An Introduction for Ethics Committees (Training manual for clinical ethics committees), Clinical Consultation Services, Inc., Bryn Mawr, Penn
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior EW, 1999, 'Sexual Harassment', in Hinman LM (ed.), Contemporary Moral Issues: Diversity and Consensus, edn. 2nd, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1998, 'Sexual Harrassment', in Donaldson T; Dunfree T; Bradley K (ed.), Ethics in Business and Economics vol. II of The International Library of Management, Aldershott, Dartmouth Publishing
    • Dodds S, 1998, 'Sex Equality.', in Chadwick R (ed.), Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics, Academic Press, San Diego, pp. 53 - 64
    • Dodds S;Fost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1996, 'Sexual Harassment', in Rae S; Wong K (ed.), Beyond Integrity: A Judeo-Christian Approach to Business Ethics, Zondervan Publishing
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1996, 'Sexual Harassment', in Donaldson T; Dunfree T; Bradley K (ed.), Ethics in Business and Economics. vol. II of The International Library of Management, Dartmouth Publishing, Aldershott
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1996, 'Sexual Harrassment', in Hinman L (ed.), Contemporary Moral Issues: Diversity and Consensus, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1996, 'Sexual Harassment', in Gruen L; Panichas G (ed.), Sex, Morality and the Law, Routledge, New York
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1996, 'Sexual Harrassment', in Donaldson T; Werhane P (ed.), Ethical Issues in Business: a philosophical approach, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs NJ, pp. 407 - 419
    • Dodds S, 1994, 'Property Rights and the Environment.', in Cosgrove L; Evans DG; Yenken D (ed.), Restoring the Land: Environmental Values, Knowledge, Action,, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, pp. 47 - 58
    • Dodds S, 1994, 'Property rights and the environment', in Restoring the Land—Environmental Values, Knowledge and Action. Melbourne University Press, Parkville
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1993, 'Sexual Harassment', in Gold S (ed.), Critical Issues: Race and Gender in Applied Ethics, Wadsworth, pp. 498 - 508
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1993, 'Sexual Harassment', in Business Ethics: A Philosophical Reader, Prentice Hall, New York, pp. 674 - 685
    • Dodds SM;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior EW, 1993, '47. Sexual Harassment', in Moral Controversies: Race, Class, and Gender in Applied Ethics, Wadsworth Publishing Company, pp. 498
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1992, 'Sexual Harassment', in Shaw W; Berry V (ed.), Moral Issues in Business, Wadsworth
    • Dodds S;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior E, 1992, 'Sexual Harassment', in Donaldson T (ed.), Ethical Issues in Business, edn. Fourth, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs NJ

    Journal articles

    • Gilbert F;O Connell CD;Mladenovska T;Dodds S, 2017, 'Print Me an Organ? Ethical and Regulatory Issues Emerging from 3D Bioprinting in Medicine', Science and Engineering Ethics, pp. 1 - 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11948-017-9874-6
    • Gilbert F;Harris AR;Dodds S;Kapsa RM I, 2015, 'Is a ‘Last Chance’ Treatment Possible After an Irreversible Brain Intervention?', AJOB Neuroscience, vol. 6, pp. W1 - W2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21507740.2015.1037469
    • Gilbert F;Dodds S, 2014, 'Is There a Moral Obligation to Develop Brain Implants Involving NanoBionic Technologies? Ethical Issues for Clinical Trials', NanoEthics, vol. 8, pp. 49 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11569-013-0177-3
    • Rogers W;Mackenzie C;Dodds SM, 2014, 'Vulnerability', Vulnerability
    • Mackenzie C;Rogers W;Dodds SM, 2014, 'Introduction: What is Vulnerability and Why Does it Matter for Moral Theory?', Introduction: What is Vulnerability and Why Does it Matter for Moral Theory?
    • Gilbert F;Dodds S, 2014, 'Is There a Moral Obligation to Develop Brain Implants Involving NanoBionic Technologies? Ethical Issues for Clinical Trials', NanoEthics, vol. 8, pp. 49 - 56
    • Gorkin III R;Dodds S, 2013, 'The ultimate iron chef-when 3D printers invade the kitchen', The ultimate iron chef-when 3D printers invade the kitchen
    • Dodds SU S A N, 2013, 'Trust, accountability and participation: Conditions and constraints on ‘new’democratic models', Public engagement and emerging technologies, pp. 69 - 79
    • Gilbert F;Dodds S, 2013, 'How to Turn Ethical Neglect Into Ethical Approval', AJOB Neuroscience, vol. 4, pp. 59 - 60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21507740.2013.782914
    • Lange MM;Rogers W;Dodds S, 2013, 'Vulnerability in research ethics: A way forward', Bioethics, vol. 27, pp. 333 - 340, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bioe.12032
    • Rogers W;Mackenzie C;Dodds S, 2012, 'Special Issue on Vulnerability INTRODUCTION', INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FEMINIST APPROACHES TO BIOETHICS, vol. 5, pp. 1 - 10
    • Rogers W;Mackenzie C;Dodds S, 2012, 'Special Issue on Vulnerability INTRODUCTION', Special Issue on Vulnerability INTRODUCTION
    • Rogers W;MacKenzie C;Dodds S, 2012, 'Why bioethics needs a concept of vulnerability', International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, vol. 5, pp. 11 - 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1353/ijf.2012.0024
    • Kyle R;Dodds S, 2010, 'Inside, outside: nanobionics and human bodily experience', Inside, outside: nanobionics and human bodily experience
    • Kyle R;Dodds S, 2009, 'Tiny technologies raise big ethical issues', Issues (South Melbourne), pp. 16 - 19
    • Kyle R;Dodds S, 2009, 'Avoiding empty rhetoric: Engaging publics in debates about nanotechnologies', Science and Engineering Ethics, vol. 15, pp. 81 - 96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11948-008-9089-y
    • Ross K;Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2009, 'A matter of conscience? the democratic significance of 'conscience votes' in legislating bioethics in Australia', Australian Journal of Social Issues, vol. 44, pp. 121 - 144
    • Dodds S, 2008, 'Inclusion and exclusion in women's access to health and medicine', International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, vol. 1, pp. 58 - 79
    • Ankeny RA;Dodds S, 2008, 'Hearing community voices: Public engagement in Australian human embryo research policy, 2005-2007', New Genetics and Society, vol. 27, pp. 217 - 232, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14636770802326901
    • Donchin A;Dodds SM;Nie J, 2007, 'Special issue on feminist perspectives in bioethics', Bioethics, vol. 21
    • Dodds S, 2007, 'Depending on care: Recognition of vulnerability and the social contribution of care provision', Bioethics, vol. 21, pp. 500 - 510, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8519.2007.00595.x
    • Donchin A;Dodds S;Nie JB, 2007, 'Moving toward gender justice', Bioethics, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8519.2007.00591.x
    • Dodds SM;Thomson CJ, 2006, 'Bioethics and democracy', Bioethics and democracy
    • Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2006, 'Regulation of hESC research in Australia: promises and pitfalls for deliberative democratic approaches', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 3, pp. 95 - 107
    • Dodds S;Thomson C, 2006, 'Bioethics and democracy: Competing roles of national bioethics organisations', Bioethics, vol. 20, pp. 326 - 338, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8519.2006.00511.x
    • Downie J;Thompson J;Baird P;Dodds S, 2005, 'The olivieri case: Lessons for Australasia', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 2, pp. 90 - 105
    • Dodds S, 2005, 'Gender, ageing, and injustice: Social and political contexts of bioethics', Journal of Medical Ethics, vol. 31, pp. 295 - 298, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jme.2003.006726
    • Donchin A;Dodds S, 2004, 'Linking Visions: Feminist Bioethics, Human Rights, and the Developing World', Linking Visions: Feminist Bioethics, Human Rights, and the Developing World
    • Masso M;Dodds S;Fildes D;Yeatman H;Eagar K, 2004, 'Ethical research in palliative care: a guide through the Human Research Ethics Committee process', Ethical research in palliative care: a guide through the Human Research Ethics Committee process
    • Dodds S, 2002, 'Susan Dodds' reply.', Monash bioethics review, vol. 21
    • Dodds S, 2002, 'Is the Australian HREC system sustainable?', Monash bioethics review, vol. 21
    • Dodds SM, 2000, 'Human research ethics in Australia: ethical regulation and public policy', Monash Bioethics Review, vol. 19, pp. 4 - 21
    • Dodds S, 1998, 'Justice and indigenous land rights', INQUIRY-AN INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL OF PHILOSOPHY, vol. 41, pp. 187 - 205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/002017498321869
    • Dodds S, 1998, 'Citizenship, justice and indigenous group-specific rights - Citizenship and indigenous Australia', Citizenship Studies, vol. 2, pp. 105 - 119
    • Dodds S, 1996, 'Exercising restraint: Autonomy, welfare and elderly patients', Journal of Medical Ethics, vol. 22, pp. 160 - 163
    • BIGELOW J;DODDS SM;PARGETTER R, 1990, 'TEMPTATION AND THE WILL', AMERICAN PHILOSOPHICAL QUARTERLY, vol. 27, pp. 39 - 49, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:A1990CX40000004&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
    • Dodds S;Jones K, 1989, 'Surrogacy and Autonomy', Bioethics News, vol. 8, pp. 6 - 18
    • DODDS S;JONES K, 1989, 'SURROGACY AND AUTONOMY', Bioethics, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8519.1989.tb00323.x
    • DODDS S;JONES K, 1989, 'A RESPONSE TO PURDY', Bioethics, vol. 3, pp. 35 - 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8519.1989.tb00325.x
    • Dodds SM;Frost L;Pargetter R;Prior EW, 1988, 'Sexual Harassment', Social Theory and Practice, vol. 14, pp. 111 - 130
    • Bigelow J;Campbell J;Dodds SM;Pargetter R;Prior EW;Young R, 1988, 'Parental Autonomy', Journal of applied philosophy, vol. 5, pp. 183 - 196
    • BIGELOW J;DODDS S;PARGETTER R, 1988, 'AGAINST THE WILL', PACIFIC PHILOSOPHICAL QUARTERLY, vol. 69, pp. 307 - 324, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:A1988T491600003&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

    Conference Papers

    • Dodds S, 2005, 'Gender, Care and Justice: relational autonomy and aged care policy.', in Proceedings of the First Annual Conference of Bioethics, Taiwan Bioethics Association, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, pp. 126 - 135, presented at First Annual Conference of Bioethics, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 01 - 01 January 2005
    • Dodds S, 1995, 'Autonomy, Justice and Community in Health Research', in Proceedings of the Australian Bioethics Association 4th National Conference,, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 50 - 57, presented at The Australian Bioethics Association 4th National Conference,, Brisbane, Australia, 01 - 01 January 1995
    • Dodds S;Jones K, 1992, 'Surrogacy and the Body as Property.', in Cross-Currents: Philosophy in the Nineties, Flinders University Presd, Adelaide, pp. 119 - 133, presented at Cross-Currents: Philosophy in the Nineties, Adelaide, 01 - 01 January 1992
    • Dodds S, 1992, 'Limiting the Freedom of Movement of the Frail Elderly in Health Care Settings: A Philosophical Perspective', in Bioethics News, pp. 11 - 18, http://hdl.handle.net/10822/852885

    Reports

    • Dodds S, 2015, Clinical Ethics Capacity Building Resource Manual, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, http://www.nhmrc.gov.au/guidelines/publications/e114
    • Krisja I;Lowe I;Dodds S;Peterson A, 2014, The Production of a Framework for the Assessment of the Environmental, Social and Economic Impact of Enabling Technologies, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra
    • Lowe I;Dodds SM, 2014, Impact Assessment Framework, Report to the Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education as part of the National Enabling Strategy, Canberra
    • Lowe I;Dodds S;Petersen A, 2013, A framework for assessing the social and ethical, environmental and economic impacts of emerging technologies, Griffith University, Monash University, University of Tasmania, http://arrow.monash.edu.au/hdl/1959.1/1129466
    • Faraone L;Caruso F;Williams J;Hollenberg L;Gooding J;Etheridge J;Dzurak A;Gale J;Zhang L;Dodds S;Jagadish C;Wallace G;Holmes A;Miles J;Wright P;Bowman D;Duvall S;Hodgson P, 2012, National Nanotechnology Research Strategy, Australian Academy of Science, Australian Academy of Science, http://www.science.org.au/policy/documents/nanotech-research-strategy.pdf
    • Goddard E;Dodds S;Ravenscroft I, 2010, Forward Thinking: Learning and Teaching Philosophy in Australian Universities, http://www.aap.org.au/forwardthinking
    • Dodds S;Goddard E, 2008, Improving the Participation of Women in the Philosophy Profession in Australia, AAP, http://aap.org.au/women/index.html
    • Goddard E;Dodds S;Burns L;Colyvan M;Jackson F;Jones K, 2008, Improving the participation of women in the philosophy profession
    • Masso MR;Dodds SM;Fildes DL;Yeatman H;Eagar KM, 2004, Ethical research in palliative care: a guide through the Human Ethics Committee process, National Palliative Care Program. Commonwealth Department of Health and Aging, Commonwealth of Australia
    • National Health and Medical Research Council ;Komesaroff P;Dodds S;McNeill P;Loane S;Thomson C, 2002, Human Research Ethics Handbook: Commentary on the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Research Involving Humans, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra
    • Albury R;Dodds S;Thomson C;Secomb L, 1996, Ethical Research: Issues for Institutional Ethics Committees, University of Wollongong, Wollongong
    • Albury R;Dodds S;Thomson C, 1996, Ethical Research: Issues for institutional ethics committees, Health: Ethics, Law & Policy Research Group, University of Wollongong
    • Dodds S;Albury R;Thomson C, 1995, Ethical research and ethics committee review of social and behavioural research proposals: report to the Department of Human Services and Health, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra
    • Krisja I;Lowe I;Dodds SM;Peterson A, The Production of a Framework for the Assessment of the Environmental, Social and Economic Impact of Enabling Technologies: A Literature Review

    Other

    Theses / Dissertations

    • Dodds SM, 1993, Persons and Property: Arguments for Property Rights in the Liberal Tradition, DISS, La Trobe University

    Conference Presentations

    • Dodds S, 2012, '‘Will I end my days frail and alone? Responses to dependency and vulnerability’', presented at Invited Keynote address for 'No Country for Old Men (or Women)' New Zealand Bioethics Conference, Dunedin, 27 - 29 January 2012
    • Dodds S, 2011, '"It's not what it looks like" -- medical imagery and public policy debate', presented at Invited Keynote address for The Digitised Body: The Cultural and Clinical Impact of New Medical Imaging Technologies Centre for the History of European Discourses, University of Queensland, Brisbane, 30 - 31 August 2011
    • Dodds S, 2010, 'Neural Stimulation Implants: Ethical Issues for Clinical Trials', presented at 2nd Asia-Pacific Symposium on Nanobionics, Invited plenary, 09 - 10 June 2010
    • Dodds S, 2010, 'What if we hadn’t invented the wheel?', presented at Invited plenary, Australasian Association of Professional and Applied Ethics, University of Sydney, panel sponsored by the Commonwealth Department of Innovation, Industry Science and Research, Sydney, 17 - 17 June 2010
    • Dodds S, 2008, 'Medical Bionics: Is the Therapy / Enhancement Distinction Tenable?', presented at Invited plenary presentation, Asia-Pacific Symposium on Nanobionics, Innovation Campus, Wollongong, NSW, 01 - 01 July 2008
    • Dodds S, 2008, 'Vulnerable selves, justice and liberal democracy', presented at Presidential Address, Australasian Association of Philosophy, Melbourne, 01 - 01 July 2008
    • Dodds S, 2007, 'Big Picture Bioethics: Public reasoning and values contestation', presented at Professorial Lecture Series, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, 01 - 01 August 2007
    • Dodds S, 2007, 'Inclusion and Exclusion in Women’s access to health and medicine in Australia', presented at Invited plenary address, Australasian Bioethics Association and Australian New Zealand Institute of Health Law and Ethics, Congress, Melbourne, 01 - 01 December 2007
    • Dodds S, 2006, 'Feminist Consultation (with Françoise Baylis) FAB Co-coordinators invited address', presented at 6th International Congress on Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, Beijing, 01 - 01 August 2006
    • Dodds S, 2006, 'Liberal eugenics, sex ratios and global feminism: some questions', presented at Special Symposium on Sex Ratio at Birth Imbalance: Gender, Feminism and Bioethics: Beijing, Chinese Medical Association (Sponsored by Ford Foundation), Beijing, 01 - 01 August 2006
    • Dodds S, 2006, 'Gender, health and welfare policy and an ageing population', presented at UNESCAP workshop: UN Regional Workshop on Gender-Responsive Health Security For the Elderly, Seoul, Korea, 18 - 19 September 2006
    • Dodds S, 2005, 'Democratic process in setting public health priorities', presented at International Symposium on Bioethics 'Bioethics, Health And Social Justice' Colegio de Bioética (ColBio), International Association of Bioethics (IAB), School of Medicine, National Autonomous Universi, Mexico City, 01 - 01 November 2005
    • Dodds S, 2005, 'Gender, Care and Justice: relational autonomy and aged care policy', presented at First Annual Conference of Bioethics, Taiwan Bioethics Association, Kaohsiung,Taiwan, 01 - 01 June 2005
    • Dodds S, 1992, 'Limiting Individual Freedom — A Philosophical Perspective', pp. 48 - 55, presented at “Frail, Elderly —Fairly Treated?” Meeting the ethical challenges of aged care,, Melbourne, 01 - 01 January 1992

    Edited Books

    • Dodds S;Ankeny RA, 2016, Big Picture Bioethics: Developing Democratic Policy in Contested Domains, Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/9783319322407
    • Mackenzie C;Rogers W;Dodds S, 2014, Vulnerability: New Essays in Ethics and Feminist Philosophy, Oxford University Press
    • Tong R;Donchin A;Dodds S, 2004, Linking visions: feminist bioethics, human rights, and the developing world, Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, Md

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Edited Journal Special Issues 

  • Wendy Rogers, Catriona Mackenzie, Susan Dodds (Guest editors) International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics (IjFAB) Special issue on Vulnerability. Vol 5 (2) 2012.
  • Anne Donchin, Susan Dodds, Jing-Bao Nie (Guest editors) Bioethics, Special issue on feminist perspectives in bioethics. Vol 21 issue 9 November 2007.

Published Interview

  • ‘Susan Dodds’, Interview by Michelle Irving for The Antipodean Philosopher Volume 2: Interviews with Australian and New Zealand Philosopher (2012). Graham Oppy and Nick Trakakis (eds) Lanham MD: Lexington Press; pp 25-41, and eBook ISBN 0739166565.

Selected Media

Opinion articles

Video/ short documentary

Radio

  • October 2014. JJJ Sunday Night Safran, Interview with John Safran on transhumanism.
  • July 2014. ABC Local Radio, Hobart. Ethical issues in “naming and shaming”, interview with Sarah Gilman.
  • January 2010-December 2011. Fortnightly “Ethics” discussion with Steve Martin/Prue Bentley, ABC Ballarat and South West Victoria Radio mornings show. Start 28 January 2010. Topics included: euthanasia, duties to neighbours, human enhancement, trust, courage, synthetic biology, civil disobedience, media ethics and crisis reporting, women in front line combat, “ethical” consumerism.
  • September 2009. “Ethics of Pain Free Meat” radio interview with Annie Gaston, ABC Radio Darwin, afternoons show. 16 September 2010.
  • September 2009. “Ethics of Pain Free Meat” radio interview Steve Martin, ABC Ballarat and South West Victoria mornings show. 16 September 2010.
  • June, 2007. Interviewed by Alan Saunders, for ABC Radio National Philosopher’s Zone as part of a discussion about Australian Philosophy, aired as “Philosophy for Lunch” (7 July 2007); available as a podcast, http://www.abc.net.au/rn/philosopherszone/

Print

  • July 2009. Interviewed by Bernard Lane for The Australian, Higher Education on scientific fraud oversight body published as ‘Minister Confronts Dodgy Science” 1 July 2009.
  • May, 2008. Interviewed by Bernard Lane for The Australian, Higher Education on the call by the Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research for the creation of a research ombudsman. Published under the headline “Minister eyes watchdog” 7 May 2008, p.26.