Kathrin von Allmen is a research assistant and PhD student at the chair of Prof. Dr. Catherine Herfeld since December 2017. During her bachelor's she studied Philosophy, Sociology, Biology and Ecology in Basel and Bern. She holds a master's degree from the University of Bern in «Political, Legal and Economic Philosophy». Her research focuses on climate ethics, responsibility, the role of ethics in science, as well as Feminist theory.