David Rodin is Part-Time Professor at the Department of Political and Social Sciences of the EUI, and Co-Director and Senior Research Fellow at ELAC, University of Oxford. A Rhodes Scholar from New Zealand, David has a B.Phil. and D.Phil in philosophy from Oxford University. David is a leading authority on the ethics of war and conflict. His publications include War and Self-Defense (OUP 2002), which was awarded the American Philosophical Association Sharp Prize, articles in leading philosophy and law journals and a number of edited books. In 2011 he was honoured by the World Economic Forum as a ‘Young Global Leader’, recognising the most distinguished young leaders in all fields below the age of 40. In 2015 he received the European Prize for Military Ethics. Besides his research and academic work, David provides ethics training for senior officers at the UK Joint Services Command and Staff College and has done consultancy and advisory work in the private and public sector.