He studied philosophy, political science, history and public international law at the Universität Tübingen, FU Berlin, Washington University in St. Louis, Yale Law School and the University of Oxford. He was Fellow at the Ethics Centre of the Harvard University and Feodor-Lynen Research Fellow at the Columbia University in NYC.
His fields of work include philosophy, ethics, political, legal and social philosophy. His research focuses on justice in space and time. Ongoing research projects on intergenerational justice, the ethics of climate change and historical justice.
Lukas Meyer is the spokesperson (head of the project) of the interdisciplinary FWF Doctoral Programme Climate Change - Uncertainties, Thresholds and Coping Strategies, that was authorized in 2013 (https://dk-climate-change.uni-graz.at/en/). In 2017 the Doctoral Programme was extended for another four years. For that, please notice https://scilog.fwf.ac.at/en/videos/climate-change-consequences
Since May 2019 Lukas Meyer is the spokesperson of the Field of Excellence Climate Change Graz. For that, please notice https://climate-change.uni-graz.at/en/
From March 2009 until October 2013 and from November 2017 until October 2019 Lukas Meyer chaired as Head of the Department for Philosophy, from October 2011 until September 2013 as Deputy Dean (or Dean of Research) of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.
From October 2013 to September 2017, Meyer was Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities of the University of Graz and Deputy Head of the Institute for Philosophy.
Meyer is currently President of the Österreichischer Klub der Freunde der Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation.
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