David Samhammer

Short CV

David Samhammer is an associated researcher at the Chair of Systematic Theology II (Ethics) at the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg. Before his master’s degree in sociology, he studied social science for intercultural relations in Fulda and Budapest. Until February 2023 he was part of the project “Al-Driven Decision-Making in the Clinic. Ethical, Legal and Societal Challenges“ (vALID), where he was responsible for project coordination, analysing qualitative data and the development of a governance perspective concerning AI-driven decision making in the clinic. From March 2023 to October 2023, he was engaged in the project “Prospectively Investigating the Impact of AI on Shared Decision Making in Post-Kidney Transplant Care” (PRIMA-AI), which focuses on the socio-philosophical and methodological aspects of the use of AI for the physician-patient relationship.

Main field of research

  • Ethics of Artificial Intelligence
  • Qualitative research methods


Kochstraße 6
91054 Erlangen
Mail: david.samhammer@fau.de

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