Matt Beard graduated with a Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) from the University of Notre Dame, Australia in 2010, having completed a thesis on the relationship between luck and happiness.
He is currently Research Associate with the Centre for Faith, Ethics and Society at Notre Dame, as well as the Junior Editor for Solidarity: The Journal for Catholic Social Thought and Secular Ethics. Matt’s expertise lies generally in the area of moral philosophy, but his interested in all areas of study. He is also the current holder of the Morris Research Scholarship at Notre Dame, where he is completing his PhD: a new interpretation of military ethics.
Matt is passionate about both codes of rugby, young people, philosophy, and purchasing never-to-be-read books on Amazon. He can usually be found anywhere that keeps him away from his thesis. Follow him on @mattbeard89.
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