Skip to navigation | Skip to main content | Skip to footer
Menu Search the University of Manchester siteSearch
Search type

Alternatively, use our A–Z index

Dr Iain Brassington - personal details

Contact details

Role: Senior Lecturer

Tel: 0161 275-3563

Location: Williamson Building-2.21
School of Law
The University of Manchester
M13 9PL




Iain received a PhD in philosophy from the University of Birmingham in 2003; his thesis was an attempt to introduce themes from Heidegger into moral philosophy.  Before that, he received an MSc with Distinction in Health Care Ethics from Birmingham (1999), and a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Hull (1998). He taught at the Centre for Professional Ethics at Keele from 2003-2006 and at Keele Medical School in 2004-5; he has also taught in the Medical School at Birmingham in various roles between 1998 and 2003, and at the Philosophy Department at Warwick. Additionally, he has had stints as a lorry driver, barman, schoolteacher and as a private tutor in philosophy.