Prior to taking up her Fellowship in 2014, Cecile Fabre taught at the London School of Economics and the University of Edinburgh, and was Tutorial Fellow in Philosophy at Lincoln College, Oxford. She holds a Licence in History from the University of La Sorbonne, an MA in Political Theory from the University of York, and a DPhil in Politics from the University of Oxford. She is a political philosopher whose research has covered several areas: theories of distributive justice, theories of rights, the relationship between justice and democracy and, more recently, the ethics of war and peace. In 2018 she completed a book on the ethics of economic statecraft and is currently working on the ethics of espionage. She is a Fellow of the British Academy.