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Dr Matteo Mameli

Reader in Philosophy


Matteo Mameli studied philosophy at the University of Bologna and then at King's College London, where he obtained his PhD in 2002. Before joining King's as a lecturer, he was a research fellow at the London School of Economics and then at King's College, Cambridge. His most recent book is "Why Human Nature Matters: Between Biology and Politics" (Bloomsbury, 2024)

Research interests and PhD supervision

A selection of topics in these areas:

  • Political and Moral Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Biology and Psychology

Selected publications

Matteo Mameli (2024). Why Human Nature Matters: Between Biology and Politics. Bloomsbury Academic.