Lucas Petroni, University of São Paulo

Lucas Petroni has studied philosophy and political science at the University of São Paulo, where he currently develops his Ph. D. research in Political Theory. He is an associate researcher of The Political Theory Group at the University of Minho and a Visiting Assistant in Research in the Department of Philosophy at Yale. His Ph. D. thesis, The Morality of Equality: Political Authority, Egalitarianism and the Second-Person Standpoint, is an attempt to bring together the second-personal morality and claims for justice in a democratic society. He will be a teaching fellow for the Methods and Problems in Political Philosophy in 2017.