Dr Natasha McKeever

Dr Natasha McKeever

Teaching Fellow and Digital Learning Specialist.

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Summary: Natasha is a Teaching Fellow and Digital Learning Specialist.

Location: 17 Blenheim Terrace

Before joining the IDEA CETL, Natasha worked for a year teaching Philosophy at St Paul’s School, London, and for 18 months in the Civil Service Fast Stream, doing policy work at the Department of Education, the Department of Health, and the Department of Work and Pensions.
 
She completed a PhD in Philosophy at the University of Sheffield in 2014. Before that, she did a PGCE at Leeds Trinity University College, and she has an MA in Political Theory and a BA in Philosophy from the University of Sheffield.
 
Natasha’s main research interests are in the Philosophy of Love and Sex, and her PhD thesis was on the topic of Romantic Love and Monogamy. She is also interested in the Philosophy of Education, and Applied Ethics more generally.
 
Natasha is currently working on a paper looking at the difference between romantic love and friendship.

Publications

Is the Requirement of Sexual Exclusivity Consistent with Romantic Love? Journal of Applied Philosophy 34 (3):353-369 (2017)

Love: What’s Sex Got To Do With It? International Journal of Applied Philosophy 30 (2): 201-218 (Fall 2016)

Reviews

September 2013 Res Publica ‘Minimizing Marriage by Elizabeth Brake’. Vol. 19 (3) pp. 285-289
 
February 2012 Journal of Applied Philosophy ‘Love’s Vision by Troy Jollimore’. Vol. 29 (1) pp. 88-90.