Animal Ethics

Suzann-Viola Renninger


Suzann-Viola Renninger

Dr. Suzann-Viola Renniger

Office.: +41 44 634 61 37
Mobile: +41 79 646 26 66



Affiliated member
 Center for Ethics
  Institute of Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine

Adjunct Faculty  ​Departement of Economics

Member of the Committee on Animal Experimentation Canton Zurich Tierversuchskommission



«Der Fuss in der Tür»

Survey (PDF, 323 KB) on the Initiative «Fundamental Rights in Primates» launched in Basel.
Questions and Answers on animal experimentation.

Teaching 2019

I am on sabbatical leave at Columbia University, New York, until summer 2019.

Teaching 2018

  1. Lecture: «Philosophy of Biology» (BIO124)
  2. Seminar: «Biologie und Philosophie: Evolution und Funktion der Normativität» (BIO391, mit H.-J. Glock, H.-D. Mutschler, C. von Schaik)
  3. «Ethics» (Part of «Introductory Course in Laboratory Animal Science»)
  4. Seminar: «Economic Incentives and Morality – Discourse of Implementation in Ethics of Economics (MOEC0499)
  5. Seminar: Philosophy of Economics (BOEC0358)


Teaching since 2011