Monika Betzler

Faculty Fellow 2012-2013

Center for Ethics


Monika Betzler is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Berne in Switzerland. Professor Betzler earned a Master in Public Administration from Harvard University’s Kennedy School and earned her doctorate from Ludwig Maximilian University in Germany.

Specializing in moral philosophy and theories of reason, Professor Betzler has written a book, edited six volumes, and published forty academic articles. She has been the recipient of research grants and fellowships from the Swiss National Fund, the Leverhulme Trust, and the Humboldt Foundation. Professor Betzler spent her fellowship year researching and writing a book on “The Normative Significance of Personal Projects.”

Education & Affiliations

  • Master in Public Administration, Harvard University
  • Doctorate, Ludwig Maximillian University