Alfred Moore is a Marie Curie Research Fellow working on a three year project titled â€śEpistemology and Democracy in Complex Societies,â€ť supported by the EUâ€™s FP7 program. He is visiting the Ash Center from University College Cork (UCC), Ireland, where he is an assistant professor in the Department of Philosophy, teaching a range of courses in political theory. He has a Ph.D. from the University of Bath. Before he joined UCC, he was a research assistant in the Department of Political Science, University of Hannover. He specializes in political theory, democratic governance, and the politics of science and technology.