Published research on ethics education for engineers by members of the Section

Useful resources and bibliography


Van de Poel, Ibo, and Lambèr Royakkers. Ethics, technology, and engineering: An introduction. John Wiley & Sons, 2011. Taebi, Behnam, Ethics and Engineering.An Introduction. Cambridge University Press, 2021.

Yaghmaei,Emad; van de Poel, Ibo (eds.) Assessment of Responsible Innovation
Methods and Practices
.  Routledge, 2021

Articles & Chapters


  • Stone, T., Marin, L., & van Grunsven, J. (2020). “Before Responsible Innovation: Teaching Anticipation as an Intellectual Virtue for Engineers.” In Engaging Engineering Education: Proceedings of the 48th Annual Conference of the European Society or Engineering Education. Eds. J. van der Veen & H.-M. Järvinen, pp. 1401-1408. (ISBN: 978-2-87352-020-5 ) - Download the preprint
  • Doorn, N. & Kroesen, Using and Developing Role Plays in Teaching Aimed at Preparing for Social Responsibility, J.O. Sci Eng Ethics (2013) 19: 1513.
  • Van de Poel, Ibo, and Lamber Royakkers. "The ethical cycle." Journal of Business Ethics 71, no. 1 (2007): 1-13.
  • Van der Burg, Simone, and Ibo Van de Poel. "Teaching ethics and technology with Agora, an electronic tool." Science and Engineering Ethics 11, no. 2 (2005): 277-297.
  • Van de Poel, I. R., H. Zandvoort, and M. Brumsen. "Ethics and engineering courses at Delft University of Technology: Contents, educational setup and experiences." Science and Engineering Ethics 7, no. 2 (2001): 267.
  • Van De Poel, Ibo, and Eulalia Smuga-Fries. "TEACHING ETHICS TO ENGINEERING STUDENTS." Roczniki Filozoficzne / Annales De Philosophie / Annals of Philosophy 63, no. 1 (2015): 213-16.

Online resources

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