Institute of Social Ethics

Founding Year: 1981

Staff: 22


Peter G. Kirchschläger (DIrector)

A research center carrying out research and teaching in social ethics. It focuses on institutions, structures, and systems. On this scientific basis, it has become an interlocutor for politics, economy, civil society, and media on a local, national, regional, and international level.


  • Studies
  • News
  • EthicsImpulse – A series of special talks discussing moral questions and ethical challenges aiming to “promote a public discussion on ethical questions and moral themes”



Institute of Social Ethics contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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