Paul van Tongeren

The Netherlands, 1950

Paul van Tongeren has been Professor of Moral Philosophy at Radboud University in Nijmegen since 1993. He gained his PhD with a thesis on Nietzsche’s critique of morals at the Catholic University of Louvain, where he has been Special Professor for Ethics since 2002. Van Tongeren specializes in Nietzsche studies as well as moral philosophy and its history. His work Leven is kunst (2013) was awarded the prize for ‘the most stimulating and original philosophy book’.