Manuel Guerrero

Manuel Guerrero

Manuel Guerrero

PhD, Researcher

Manuel Guerrero is a sociologist and bioethicist with extensive experience in human rights. He has a doctorate in sociology and postgraduate diplomas in medical ethics and research ethics. He is part of the Neuroethics and Philosophy research group at the Center for Research Ethics & Bioethics (CRB) at Uppsala University. He is also an affiliated researcher at the Division of Occupation Therapy at the Department of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences and Society (NVS) at Karolinska Institutet and an Assistant Professor of Bioethics at the Department of Bioethics and Medical Humanities University of Chile. Since 2016, has led the Human Brain Projects (EU FET Flagship) Ethics Rapporteur Program. From January 2021, together with Kathinka Evers, he is responsible for the ethical and philosophical component of the Neurotwin EIC Pathfinder project, which will build hybrid brain models to design personal optimisation strategies to treat Alzheimer's disease. He integrates Biobank Sweden's council for legal, ethical issues in the biobank area.

Manuel Guerrero's research activities combine philosophy, social sciences and neuroethics, focusing on human rights and the ethical and social implications of brain research and neurotechnology, as well as the promotion of responsible research and innovation (RRI). He lectures students at the undergraduate and graduate level on bioethics, research ethics and philosophy of science.

Mobile: +46 76 416 81 56
Twitter: @manuel_guerrero


  • Stahl, Bernd Carsten; Akintoye, Simisola; Bitsch, Lise; Bringedal, Berit et al.

    From Responsible Research and Innovation to responsibility by design

    Part of Journal of Responsible Innovation, 2021.

    Open access
  • Guerrero, Manuel

    Bioética y Derechos Humanos en tiempos de pandemia: el fondo ético para la toma de decisiones en tiempos de emergencia

    Part of Anales de la Universidad de Chile, p. 237-244, 2020.

    Open access
  • Aicardi, Christine; Akintoye, Simisola; Fothergill, B. Tyr; Guerrero, Manuel et al.

    Ethical and Social Aspectos of Neurorobotics

    Part of Science and Engineering Ethics, 2020.

    Open access
  • Grasenick, Karin; Guerrero, Manuel

    Responsible Research and Innovation & Digital Inclusiveness during Covid-19 Crisis in the Human Brain Project (HBP)

    Part of Journal of Responsible Technology, 2020.

    Open access
  • Stahl, Bernd Carsten; Akintoye, Simisola; Fothergill, Tyr; Guerrero, Manuel et al.

    Beyond Research Ethics: Dialogues in Neuro-ICT Research

    Part of Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2019.

    Open access
  • Del Villar, María Soledad; Hau, Boris; Johansson, María Teresa; Guerrero, Manuel

    Professions and Profiles: Epistemic Communities and the Registration of Human Rights Violations

    Part of Resistance to Political Violence in Latin America, p. 79-115, 2019.

  • Salles, Arleen; Bjaalie, Jan; Evers, Kathinka; Farisco, Michele et al.

    The Human Brain Project: Responsible Brain Research for the Benefit of Society

    Part of Neuron, p. 380-384, 2019.

    Open access
  • Guerrero, Manuel

    Cuando la población se hace parte de la producción social de la violencia : el caso de la colaboración mediante denuncias

    Part of La dictadura de los sumarios (1974-1985): Universidad de Chile intervenida, p. 171-194, 2016.

    Open access
  • Valenzuela, Sergio; Aliaga, Verónica; Burdiles, Patricio; Carvallo, Aurelio et al.

    Reflexiones en torno a la ley N° 20.584 y sus implicancias para la investigación biomédica en Chile

    Part of Revista Médica de Chile, 2015.

    Open access
  • Guerrero, Manuel

    De víctimas a activistas expertos: Marco conceptual para el estudio del devenir militante en la configuración del campo de derechos humanos en el Chile actual

    Part of Meridional. Revista Chilena de Estudios Latinoamericanos, p. 133-149, 2014.

    Open access
Last modified: 2022-03-16