Our Members

Rotman members consist of students, staff and faculty from Western University and from other academic institutions. Below is a complete list of Rotman Institute of Philosophy members.

Faculty

Gillian Abernathy Barker

barker

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy

Samantha Brennan

brennan

Full Professor

Department of Philosophy

Jacquelyn Burkell

burkell

Associate Professor

Faculty of Information and Media Studies

Louis C. Charland

charland

Professor

School of Health and Department of Philosophy

Robert Corless

corless

Professor

Department of Applied Mathematics, Philosophy & Computer Science (cross)

Eric Desjardins

desjardins

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy

Allan Donner

donner

Full Professor, Director of Biometry, Robarts Clinical Trials, Robarts Research Institute

Department of Epidemiology and biostatics

Melvyn A. Goodale

mgoodale

Distinguished Professor, Canada Research Chair in Visual Neuroscience, Director for the Brain and Mind Institute

Brain and Mind Insitute

Jeremy Grimshaw

jgrimshaw

Professor, Director of Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute

Department of Medicine

William L. Harper

harper

Professor Emeritus

Department of Philosophy

Charles M. Heilig

helig

Lead Methodologist, Tuberculosis Trials Consortium, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Devin Henry

dhenry

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy

Benjamin Hill

hill

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy, Rotman institute of Philosophy

Carl Hoefer

hoefer

Professor, Director of the Rotman Institute of Philosophy

Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy

Elisa Hurley

ehurley

Education Director

Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research

Tracy Isaacs

tisaacs

Professor

Joint Appointment, Department of Philosophy and Department of Women's Studies and Feminist Research

Dennis Klimchuk

klimchuk

Associate Professor

Department of Philosophy

Stefan Kohler

kohler

Associate Professor

Department of Philosophy, Brain and Mind Institute

Henrik Lagerlund

lagerlund

Professor & Chair

Department of Philosophy

Sheila M. Macfie

macfie

Associate Professor

Department of Biology

Joaquin (Quim) Madrenas

madrenas

Professor & Chair

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Carolyn McLeod

mcLeod

Associate Professor, Affliate Member

Department of Philosophy, Department of Women's Studies and Feminist Research

Andrew McRae

mcrae

Postdoctoral Fellow, Rotman Institute of Philosophy (2009-2011); Research Director, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Calgary

Emergency Medicine

Angela Mendelovici

mendelovici

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy

Paul Miller

pmiller

Assistant Professor, Queen's University

Faculty of Law

Wayne Myrvold

myrvold

Professor

Department of Philosophy

John Nicholas

nicholas

Professor Emeritus

Department of Philosophy

Kathleen Okruhlik

okruhlik

Associate Professor of Philosophy President, Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Science Senior Co-Chair, Philosophy of Science Association Woman’s Caucus

Department of Philosophy; Affliate, Department of Women's Studies and Feminist Research

Adrian Owen

aowen

Canada Excellence Research Chair in Cognitive Neuroscience

The Brain and Mind Institute

Mark Perry

perry

Associate Dean, Research, Graduate Studies & Operations at the Faculty of Law Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science

Faculty of Law, Department of Computer Science

Stathis Psillos

psillos

Rotman Canada Research Chair in Philosophy of Science

Department of Philosophy

Cesare Romagnoll

romagnoli

Radiologist, University Hospital Associate Professor, Medicine

Western University

Abraham (Rami) Rudnick

rudnick

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia; Medical Director, Mental Health and Addiction Services, Vancouver Island Health Authority

Mental Health and Addiction Services

Anthony Skelton

skelton

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy

Christopher Smeenk

smeenk

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy

Lee Smolin

lsmolin

Founding and Senior Faculty member, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Perimeter Institute

Jacqueline Sullivan

sullivan

Assistant Professor

Department of Philosophy

Monica Taljaard

mtaljaard

Assistant Professor

Department of Epidemiology & Community Medicine

John Thorp

thorp

Associate Professor

Department of Philosophy

Christopher David Viger

cviger

Associate Professor

Department of Philosophy

Charles Weijer

weijer

Professor, Canadian Research Chair in Bioethics

Department of Philosophy, Medicine (joint), Epidemiology and Biostatistics (cross); CRC in Bioethics

Postdoctoral Fellows

Rachael Brown

rbrown

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy

Robert Foley

rfoley

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy

Dan Hicks

dhicks

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy

Keizo Matsubara

kmatsubara

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy

Kerry McKenzie

kmckenzie

Postdoctoral Fellow

Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy

Graduate Students

Andrew Peterson

peterson

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Tavis Apramian

tavis

Doctoral Student

Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry

Frédéric-Ismaël Banville

fbanville

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Shawn Bartlett

sbartlett

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Guillaume Beaulac

beaulac

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Yann Benétreau-Dupin

benetreau-dupin

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Reuven Brandt

brandt

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Justin Bzovy

jbzovy

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Jennifer Epp

epp

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Craig Fox

cfox

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Mackenzie Graham

graham

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Melissa Jacquart

jacquart

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

John Jenkinson

jjenkinson

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Joshua Luczak

jluczak

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Rebecca MacIntosh

macintosh

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Nicolas McGinnis

mcGinnis

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Robert Moir

moir

M.Sc. Student

Department of Applied Mathematics, Department of Philosophy

Shari Monner

smonner

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Nathan Moore

nmoore

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Zachary Helwig Munroe

zmunroe

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Boyana Peric

bperic

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Elliot Rossiter

erossiter

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Emma Ryman

eryman

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Aviva Shiller

Aviva Shiller

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Christoper Shirreff

cshirreff

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Martin Alexander Vezér

mvezer

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Kyoko Wada

KWada

Doctoral Student

PhD candidate (Faculty of Health Sciences-Western), Anesthesiologist, Palliative Care Specialist

Michael H. Walschots

mwalschots

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Meghan Winsby

mwinsby

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Jessey Wright

jwright

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Amy Wuest

wuest

Doctoral Student

Department of Philosophy

Staff

Rob Read

read

Administrative Assistant

Rotman Institute of Philosophy

Carol Suter

suter

Secretary

Rotman Institute of Philosophy