Jennifer Kling
Jennifer KlingBoard Member
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Jennifer’s Bio

Jennifer joined the board of directors in January 2019. She is an assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. Her research focuses on moral and political philosophy, particularly issues in war and peace, international relations, protest, and feminism. She is the author of War Refugees: Risk, Justice, and Moral Responsibility (Lexington, forthcoming), as well as articles in Journal of Global Ethics and The Routledge Handbook of Pacifism and Nonviolence, and is the editor of Pacifism, Politics, and Feminism: Intersections and Innovations (Brill, forthcoming).

She is also the executive director of Concerned Philosophers for Peace, the largest, most active organization of professional philosophers in North America involved in the analysis of the causes of war and prospects for peace.

Jennifer grew up in Indiana and received a BA in English and philosophy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a MA in philosophy from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and a PhD in philosophy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to relocating to Colorado Springs, she taught for three years at Siena Heights University in Adrian, Michigan. In her spare time, she practices the sport of Olympic fencing and does aerial fabrics, takes her husky on long hikes, and is hopelessly addicted to Skittles.