Job Posting: Event Marketing Assistant - Apply by April 13

Job Posting: Event Marketing Assistant

The Rotman Institute is advertising a position for a part-time Event Marketing Assistant for a one year contract, with a deadline to apply of April 13th, 2015. Full details and application procedures are on the website.

The Orgasm Wars - Elisabeth Lloyd, March 6, 3:30pm

Elisabeth Lloyd: The Orgasm Wars

The Orgasm Wars Friday, March 6 3:30pm-5pm New Chu International Centre Abstract: There has been a fierce battle occurring among people who explain the evolution of human female orgasm, about its evolutionary origins and nature. The core issue is that the female orgasm presents an evolutionary puzzle. Unlike the male orgasm, female orgasm is not […]

New Reading Group: Embodied Situated Cognition

We will be discussing issues concerning embodied and situated accounts of cognition. The plan is to begin with Larry Shapiro’s recent book “Embodied Cognition” (2011), following which we will look at other key work in this general area. Shapiro’s book offers a good starting point providing the most detailed and up to date overview of […]

New Public Engagement Page

Check out our new public engagement site and be sure to try the ethics test at the bottom of the page! Thanks to the people at Bridgeable for the great design work.  More to come…    

Speakers for 2013-14 Announced

The Rotman Institute has just announced its speakers for the 2013-2014 academic year. More information will follow as each event approaches, but for now, mark your calendars. Speakers and Events 2013-2014  

Women in Science, Philosophy, and Education: An Interview With Rotman Doctoral Entrance Scholar, Melissa Jacquart

In 2012, the Rotman Institute of Philosophy provided Rotman Doctoral Entrance Scholarships, valued at $10,000, to two incoming PhD students with a proposed research focus related to philosophy of science. Rotman Doctoral Entrance Scholars are selected on the basis of exceptional academic merit, high research potential, and a record of engaging the public through service and […]