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Hannah Schickl

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Hannah Schickl Hannah Schickl
Research Assistant

Kochstraße 6
91054 Erlangen
Phone: +49 (0)9131 / 8526237
Fax: +49 (0)9131 / 8526020
Mail: hannah.schickl(at)

Main Fields of Research

  • Bioethics, particularly stem cell research, reproductive medicine and animal ethics
  • Philosophy of language
  • Analytic philosophy

Short CV

Hannah Schickl works as a research assistant at the Chair of Systematic Theology II (Ethics), Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg. She studied Philosophy/Ethics and German at the Universities of Mannheim and Heidelberg and received her degree in 2012. During and after finishing her studies she worked at the Chair of Philosophy II, University of Mannheim, (2007-2013) and at the Institute for the German Language in Mannheim (2012-2013). Since 2013 she works also in the Duden editorial office in Berlin. Hannah Schickl is writing a PhD thesis on the moral status of the human embryo and works in the project "Bioethics at the interface between research, therapy and commercialization" which is part of the network project "ForIPS".

Selected Publications

  • with M. Braun, J. Ried, P. Dabrock: Abweg Totipotenz. Rechtsethische und rechtspolitische Herausforderungen im Umgang mit induzierten pluripotenten Stammzellen, in: Medizinrecht 32 (2014), 857-862.
  •  Embryonen ,opfernʻ für Tiere? Rechtliche und ethische Konflikte in Bezug auf die Nutzung von hES-Zellen für pharmakologische und toxikologische Zwecke. In: J. S. Ach, R. Denkhaus, B. Lüttenberg (Hg.): Forschung an humanen embryonalen Stammzellen. Aktuelle ethische Fragestellungen. Münsteraner Bioethik-Studien 13. Berlin (LIT), 83–109.
  • with: M. Braun, P. Dabrock: Ways out of the patenting prohibition? Human parthenogenetic and induced pluripotent stem cells, in: Bioethics 2017. Doi: 10.1111/bioe.12334.