Professor Moss’s main research interests are in political philosophy and applied philosophy. Current research interests include projects on: climate justice, the ethics of renewable energy as well as the ethical issues associated with unconventional gas and fossil fuel exports. He leads the Climate Justice Research program at UNSW and has published several books including: Reassessing Egalitarianism, Climate Change and Social Justice, and Climate Change and Justice (Cambridge University Press).
Professor Moss is the recipient of the Eureka Prize for Ethics, the Australasia Association of Philosophy Media Prize and several Australian Research Council Grants including: A Future Fellowship on ‘Climate Justice’, and ‘Egalitarian Approaches to Climate Justice’. He chairs the UNESCO working group on Climate Ethics and Energy Security, is a member of the Australian Research Council College of Experts and has been a visitor at Oxford and McGill universities.