Jennifer Epp awarded best essay prize at the Canadian Philosophical Association

Congratulations to Rotman Institute Alumna, Jennifer Epp, who received the best student essay prize from the Canadian Philosophical Association. The title and abstract of Jennifer’s essay are below. Title: Why the Epistemic Effects of Oppression Must Matter in Feminist Theory Abstract: For decades feminist theorists have carefully investigated aspects of oppression that affect people as knowers. But […]

Congratulations to Rotman Institute Alumnus, Spencer Hey

Rotman Institute Alumnus, Spencer Hey, has been appointed Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer at Harvard Medical School (Division of Pharmacoepidemiology & Pharmacoeconomics and the Center for Bioethics). Spencer is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at McGill University. His work focus on methodological and ethical problems related to clinical trails. Read more about Spencer’s research here.

Rotman Institute Alumnus Interview: Spencer Hey (PhD ’11)

The mission of the Rotman Institute is to bring philosophers into productive engagement with scientists, policy makers and the public. An important component of accomplishing this mission is building strong ties with our alumni and celebrating their accomplishments as they put their training into practice in academic, governmental and private spheres.      Spencer Hey […]

Sheldon Chow

Alumni Sheldon Chow Limited-Duties Faculty, Department of Philosophy, Western University Department of Philosophy Western University Biography Research Publications Teaching Research Area: Philosophy of Mind Philosophy of Science Epistemology Biography: Sheldon Chow earned his PhD at Western University in 2011. His research interests focus on the philosophy of mind and cognitive science. His investigations concern the […]