Sisheng Chris Zhang

Doctoral Researcher / FPI Fellow of Political Philosophy at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF)

Area of interests

Normative and Analytic Contemporary Political Theory


Distributive Justice

Philosophy of Work


Philosophy of Higher Education


2021-2025 Universitat Pompeu Fabra, ES

2017-2018 Universitat Pompeu Fabra, ES

2016-2017 University of Warwick, GB

2013-2016 University of Essex, GB


2021-2022 Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

2016-2017 University of Warwick, Coventry


2021/22 T2 Justice and Individual Rights, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

2021/22 T1 History of Political Philosophy, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

2021/22 T1 Justice and Individual Rights, Universitat Pompeu Fabra


2021-2025 Full funding for PhD / FPI funding from Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation, PGC2018-095917-A-I00

2017 Participatation grant for “Equality and Citizenship Summer School 2017”, University of Rijeka

Work in Progress and Presentations

“Post-Work and Self-Employment”

“Meaningful Work as Public Goods”

June 2021

April 2021 “What is Distinctive about Contemporary Self-Employment?”

Ongoing Translation of an academic book and various academic articles into Chinese

Other Presentations

June 2021 “Justice and Self-Employment”

July 2018 “If You’re an Egalitarian, How Come You Like Lotteries?”

February 2018 Commentator for Robert Huseby (Oslo), “Sufficiency and the Threshold Question”

May 2017 “Speech and National Self-Determination”

May 2016 “Should there be a right to Euthanasia? A case against Velleman”

Administration and Organisation

July 2021 Conference Co-Organiser, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

2021- Contemporary Political Theory, online

For General Public

Summer 2020

Last updated: Sunday, 30 January 2022