Dr Kai Horsthemke

Programme Chair 2020

Kai Horsthemkeis an Associate Professor and teaches philosophy of education at KU Eichstätt-Ingolstadt in Germany. He is also a visiting professor in the School of Education at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, and a fellow at the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics, UK. He is the author of three monographs, The Moral Status and Rights of Animals (Porcupine Press, 2010), Animals and African Ethics(Palgrave Macmillan, 2015) and Animal Rights Education(Palgrave Macmillan, 2018), and, together with Peggy Siyakwazi, Elizabeth Walton and Charl Wolhuter, the co-editor of the first two editions of Education Studies(Oxford University Press Southern Africa, 2013 and 2016, respectively).