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NamePositionAffiliated InstitutionLocationAreas of SpecializationSpecific Research InterestsSelf-Identification
Allen, AnitaVice Provost for Faculty and Professor of Law and PhilosophyUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political PhilosophyEthics and Law of Privacy and Data Protection, Bioethics, Human Reproduction, Feminist Philosophy[W], [B]
Andre, JudithEmeritaMichigan State UniversityEast Lansing, Michigan, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Practical Reason, Social and Political PhilosophyVirtue, Aging[W]
Bamford, RebeccaAssistant ProfessorQuinnipiac UniversityHamden, Connecticut, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Continental Philosophy, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, History of Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Mind, Social and Political PhilosophyNietzsche, Bioethics[W]
Bluhm, RobynAssociate ProfessorOld Dominion UniversityNorfolk, Virginia, USABioethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Science[W]
Boddington, PaulaLecturerHertford College, Oxford UniversityOxford, UKApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Epistemology, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind[W]
Botbol Baum, MyleneProfessor of Philosophy, Louvzin University BelgiumUCLBrussels19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Comparative Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Medicine, Pragmatism, Psychoanalytic TheoryPhenomenology, Gender Philosophy , Political Philosophy[W], [NC]
Bradner, AlexandraAdjunct Faculty/Independent ScholarNoneLexington, Kentucky, USABioethics, Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of ScienceExplanation and Understanding, Ethics of Care, Pyrrhonian Skepticism, Experimental Philosophy[W]
Cutas, DanielaAssociate ProfessorUmea UniversityUmea, SwedenApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of SexualityPublication Ethics[W]
Darrason, MarieDoctor in PhilosophyIHPST, Universite Paris, Pantheon-SorbonneParis, FranceBioethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of ScienceGeneticization, Genetic Diseases, Mechanistic and Topological Explanations, Network Medicine[W]
de Melo-Martin, InmaculadaProfessorWeill Cornell Medical College--Cornell UniversityNew York, New York, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Science[W]
DeBruin, DebraAssociate ProfessorUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolis, Minnesota, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Normative EthicsSocial Justice, Feminist Ethics, Public Health Ethics and Health Policy, Research Ethics[W]
Devereaux, MaryAssistant Director, UCSD Research Ethics ProgramUniversity of California, San DiegoLa Jolla, California, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Bioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of GenderGender and Science, Ethics of Cosmetic Surgery, Medical Humanities, Stem Cell Ethics[W]
Diaz, Jesus A.Assistant ProfessorKean UniversityUnion, New Jersey, USAEarly Modern Philosophy, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Sexuality[M], [L/H], [LGBTQ], Caribbean
Doorn, NeelkeAssistant ProfessorTechnical University DelftDelft, NetherlandsApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Decision, Game, and Rational Choice Theory, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Probability, Social and Political PhilosophyWater Ethics, Climate Ethics[W], [LGBTQ]
Ells, CarolynAssociate ProfessorMcGill UniversityMontreal, Quebec, CanadaBioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical EthicsAutonomy, Clinical Ethics, Organizational Ethics, Research Ethics, Feminist Ethics Theory[W]
Etieyibo, EdwinAssistant ProfessorUniversity of the WitwatersrandJohannesburg, South AfricaAfrican and Africana Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, History of Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Social and Political Philosophy[M], [B], African
Fourie, CarinaPost-DocUniversity of ZurichZurich, SwitzerlandApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Medical Ethics, Social and Political PhilosophyJustice, Egalitarianism, Population Level Bioethics, Gender[W]
Francis, LeslieDistinguished ProfessorUniversity of UtahSalt Lake City, Utah, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Medicine, Social and Political PhilosophyPrivacy, Issues in Bioethics and Health Law, Disability and Justice, Philosophy of Law[W]
Goering, SaraAssociate ProfessorUniversity of Washington, SeattleSeattle, Washington, United StatesApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of MedicinePhilosophy for Children[W]
Goldenberg, MayaAssociate ProfessorUniversity of GuelphGuelph, Ontario, CanadaBioethics, Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of ScienceScience and Values, Evidence-Based Medicine, Health Reform Movements, Women's Health, Feminist Philosophy of Science, Vaccine Hesitancy[W]
Gotlib, AnnaAssistant ProfessorBrooklyn College CUNYBrooklyn, New York, USAApplied Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Medicine, Social and Political PhilosophyMemory and Identity[W]
Guerrero, AlexanderAssistant ProfessorUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USAAfrican and Africana Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Epistemology, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political Philosophy[M], [L/H], Cuban American
Hall, MelindaAssistant ProfessorStetson UniversityDeLand, Florida, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Continental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy[W]
Harbin, AmiAssistant Professor of Philosophy and Women & Gender StudiesOakland UniversityRochester, Michigan, USABioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Psychology, Social and Political Philosophy[W]
Hardcastle, ValerieProfessorUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnati, Ohio, USABioethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of SciencePhilosophy of Psychiatry, Neuroethics[W]
Hens, KristienPost-DocUniversity of LeuvenLeuven, BelgiumApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of NeuroscienceNeurodiversity, Autism, ADHD, Reproductive Medicine, Prenatal Screening, Embryo Screening, Epigenetics[W]
Horstkoetter, DorotheeAssistant ProfessorMaastricht UniversityMaastricht, the NetherlandsApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Action[W], [NC]
Howard, DanaPost-DocOhio State UniversityColumbus, Ohio, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Practical Reason, Social and Political Philosophy[W], [L/H]
Huberman Arnold, DianeRetiredCarleton UniversityOttawa, Ontario, CanadaApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Critical Theory, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical EthicsBioethics, Business Ethics[W], [D]
Hurst, DenaInstructor/ResearcherFlorida State UniversityTallahassee, Florida, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Critical Theory, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Sexuality, Social and Political PhilosophyPower/Authority, Social Justice, Counseling[W]
James, ChristineProfessorValdosta State UniversityValdosta, Georgia, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Comparative Philosophy, Critical Theory, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Social Science, Practical Reason, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyScience and Law, Data Science, Objectivity, Biosemiotics, Ecocriticism, Philosophy and Literature[W]
Jaworska, AgnieszkaAssociate ProfessorUniversity of California, RiversideRiverside, California, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Practical Reason[W]
Johnson, BrittAssistant ProfessorKansas City University of Medicine and BiosciencesKansas City, Missouri, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics[W], [LGBTQ]
Johnson, L. SydAssistant ProfessorMichigan Technological UniversityHoughton, Michigan, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical EthicsNeuroethics, Disorders of Consciousness, Sport-Related Concussion, Brain Death[W], [A], [MR], Japanese-Caucasian
Kaiser Ortiz, JohnAssistant ProfessorMillersville UniversityMillersville, Pennsylvania, USAAfrican and Africana Philosophy, African American Philosophy, American Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of the Americas, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyHuman Rights, Pacifism, Borderlands/Border Theory[L/H], Mexican
Ladd, Rosalind EkmanEmerita/ Visiting ProfessorWheaton College/Brown UniversityProvidence, Rhode Island, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics[W]
Lee, Hsin-wenVisiting Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Public Policy, City University of Hong KongHong KongApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political PhilosophyCriminal Punishment, Nationalism[W], [A], [LGBTQ], [NC], Taiwanese
Lindemann, HideProfessorMichigan State UniversityEast Lansing, Michigan, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of MedicineEthics of Families, Social Construction of Personal Identities[W]
McGregor, JoanProfessorASUTempe, Arizona, USAAmerican Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Indigenous Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political PhilosophyEthics of Sustainability, Food Ethics and Justice[W]
McLeod, CarolynAssociate ProfessorWestern UniversityLondon, Ontario, CanadaApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Philosophy of Gender[W]
Mora-Moreno, EmanuelGraduate and Professional Student **YaleNew Haven, Connecticut, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, African American Philosophy, Ancient Greek and Roman, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Comparative Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Decision, Game, and Rational Choice Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, Hermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Medical Ethics, Medieval and Renaissance, Meta-Ethics, Metaphysics, Middle Eastern Philosophy, Normative Ethics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Action, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Probability, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of Social Science, Philosophy of the Americas, Practical Reason, Pragmatism, Psychoanalytic Theory, Social and Political PhilosophySpinoza, Philosophy of Language (Semantics, Pragmatics), Seneca, Hume, Wittgenstein, Modality, Modal Logic/Metaphysics/Epistemology, Borges, Scotus, Kant, Rorty/Brandom, Plato/Aristotle/Leibniz/ Hegel[OG], [B], [I], [L/H], [MR], [OR], [D], [LGBTQ], [NC], Transgendered, PanPlatonic, African, African-American, Caribbean, South American, Basque
Moschella, MelissaAssistant ProfessorThe Catholic University of AmericaWashington, D.C., USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Social and Political Philosophy[W], [L/H], South American
Nuccetelli, SusanaProfessorSt. Cloud State UniversitySt. Cloud, Minnesota, USAEthics, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Philosophy of the Americas[L/H], South American
Persad, GovindGraduate StudentStanford UniversityStanford, California, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Social Science, Social and Political PhilosophySocial Mobility, Health Insurance, Economic Security[A], [O], Indo-Caribbean
Pickard, HannaReaderUniversity of BirminghamBirmingham UKMedical Ethics, Philosophy of MindPhilosophy of Psychiatry[W]
Purdy, LauraProfessor EmeritaWells CollegeAurora, New York, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Social and Political PhilosophyAssisted Reproduction, Surrogacy, Children's Rights, Parental Responsibilities[W]
Ray, KeishaPost-DocUniversity of South CarolinaColumbia, South Carolina, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of NeuroscienceEnhancement, Underrepresented Groups and Medicine[W], [B], African-American
Rothman, JulietLecturer, RetiredSchool of Social Welfare, University of California BerkeleyBerkeley, California, USAAncient Greek and Roman, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Religion[W]
Ryan, SandraPhD Student and TutorMary Immaculate College, University of LimerickLimerick, Ireland19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Phenomenology, Social and Political Philosophy[W]
Sailors, PamProfessorMissouri State UniversitySpringfield, Missouri, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Normative EthicsPhilosophy of Sport[W]
Shiffrin, SeanaProfessorUCLA and UCLA School of LawLos Angeles, California, USAChild, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Social and Political PhilosophyFreedom of Speech, Contracts, Promises, Philosophical Foundations of Substantive Law[W]
Shrage, LaurieProfessorFlorida International UniversityMiami, Florida, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of Social Science, Philosophy of the Americas, Social and Political Philosophy[W]
Silvers, AnitaProfessor and ChairSan Francisco State UniversitySan Francisco, California, USAAesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Medicine, Social and Political Philosophy[W], [D]
Superson, AnitaProfessorUniversity of KentuckyLexington, Kentucky, USAEthics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Practical Reason, Social and Political Philosophy[W]
Tannenbaum, JulieAssistant ProfessorPomona CollegeClaremont, California, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Practical Reason[W]
Ui Chonnachtaigh, SorchaLecturer in Ethics and LawKeele UniversityKeele, Staffordshire, UKApplied Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and SexBioethics, Social Regulation of Sex, Gender and Sexuality[W], [D]
Victor, ElizabethAssistant ProfessorWilliam Paterson UniversityWayne, New Jersey, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Medical Ethics, Normative EthicsVulnerability, Autonomy, Agency, Personal Identity[W], [LGBTQ]
Wade, MauriceProfessorTrinity CollegeHartford, Connecticut, USAAfrican and Africana Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Race, Social and Political PhilosophyFanon[M], [B]
Walker, RebeccaAssociate ProfessorUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel Hill, North Carolina, USAApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Normative EthicsAnimal Ethics, Social Justice and Health, Virtue Ethics[W]
Waters, J.D., Ph.D., Anne SchulherrEditorState University of New York PressLos Angeles, California, USA19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, American Indian Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Comparative Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, European Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Hermeneutics, Indigenous Philosophy, Logic and Philosophy of Logic, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Sexuality, Philosophy of the Americas, Pragmatism, Social and Political PhilosophyNative American Philosophy[W], [I], [D], [LGBTQ], Seminole
Wike, VictoriaProfessor and Graduate Program Director, PhilosophyLoyola University ChicagoChicago, Illinois, USABioethics, Early Modern Philosophy, Medical EthicsKant's Ethics[W]
Zambrano, AlexanderGraduate StudentUniversity of Colorado at BoulderBoulder, Colorado, USAApplied Ethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, MetaphysicsOrgan Transplants, Abortion, Animal Ethics[M], [L/H], Mexican, South American
Zamzow, JenniferPost-DocCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United StatesApplied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Social Science[W]