Prof. Dr. Christoph Lütge


Christoph Lütge studied business informatics and philosophy. He completed his doctorate at the TU Braunschweig in 1999 and his habilitation at the LMU Munich in 2005. In 2007 he was awarded a Heisenberg Fellowship.

He has held the Chair of Business Ethics at TUM since 2010 and has also been Director of the TUM Institute for Ethics in AI since 2019. Recent books: “An Introduction to Ethics in Robotics and AI” (Springer, 2020, with co-authors) and “Business Ethics: an Economically Informed Perspective” (Oxford University Press, 2021, with M. Uhl).

In 2020, Lütge was appointed Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Tokyo. He has also held visiting professorships at Harvard, Pittsburgh, Taipei, Kyoto and Venice. He is a member of the scientific advisory board of the European AI ethics initiative AI4People and the German Ethics Commission for Automated and Connected Driving.