Professor of Financial Ethics, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Groningen
Professor Boudewijn de Bruin is the Professor of Financial Ethics in the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Groningen. He is currently a visiting professor at the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, where With Alex Oliver he is directing a programme on Trusting Banks financed by the Dutch Research Council (NWO). Professors Oliver and De Bruin teach an MBA course on philosophical issues in business at the Judge Business School.
His research interests are financial ethics, moral and political philosophy, theory of knowledge, philosophy of mathematics and economics, game theory and philosophical logic. He joined the University of Groningen as a postdoctoral researcher in 2005, and later as a lecturer in ethics, after obtaining his PhD in philosophy from the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation in Amsterdam. His doctoral dissertation was on game theory and epistemic logic, and was awarded a Research Prize by the Praemium Erasmianum Foundation in 2005.
Professor De Bruin is a member of the programme committee ethics of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in the Netherlands. He has consulted to and or taught executive education programmes for Achmea, Atradius, ING, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in the Netherlands, AOG School of Management, Comenius and Judge Business School.