Göran Hermerén, Professor and artist. He has been professor of philosophy at several universities, and since 1991 professor of medical ethics at Lund University,
He was President of the European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies (EGE) in Brussels 2002-2011, is currently chair of the Advisory board of the German Reference Centre for Ethics in the Life Sciences (DRZE) in Bonn and involved in several EU-funded research projects. He has numerous publications, mainly on ethical problems in medicine, besides authoring and editing books on research ethics, aesthetics and philosophy of art.
He is also an artist, and has exhibited his abstract paintings and graphical works in Sweden and abroad. He lives in Lund, Sweden.