Graduate Students

PhD STUDENTS

Derek Andrews

BAH, Queens; MA, Waterloo/Mannheim; MA, Laurier.
Specialization: Ethics, Bioethics, Metaphysics

Awards: SSHRC Doctoral Award (2019), Traves Bursary (2019)Nova Scotia Graduate Scholarship; Special Provost Alumni Scholarship (Hon)

                                     

Emily Bingeman

BAH, U. of Guelph; MA, Dalhousie
Specialization:  Feminist Epistemology,  Social Epistemology, Ethics

Awards
: SSHRC Doctoral Award (2014-2018), Fish-WIKS  Doctoral Award (2014-2017) Killam Pre-Doctoral Scholarship,(2014-2017);   Kim Rilda LeBlanc Memorial Award in Healing and the Arts essay prize (2016); CSWIP Jean Harvey Graduate Award, (2016), Nova Scotia Innovatio Scholarship (2017-2018)

Research:  My dissertation uses tools from feminist epistemology and disability theory to develop a constructive critique of ability centred accounts of knowledge.

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Tiffany Gordon

BA,York; MA, McMaster
Specialization: Social and political thought, philosophy of race, feminist philosophy

Awards: SSHRC Doctoral Award (2019) Traves Bursary (2019) Nova Scotia Graduate Scholarship; Special Provost Alumni Scholarship (hony), Dalhousie IMPACT Award Recipient (Student Activist of the Year)

Curriculum Vitae

Jamaal Hyder

BA UVic; MA, Dalhousie
Specialization
: Social and Feminist Epistemologies, Reid, Wittgenstein

Awards: Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (2015-2018); Presidents' Award (2015-2017; Killam Predoctoral Scholarship (2017-2019)

On Leave of Absence

Erik Nelson

BA, Dalhousie; MA, Concordia
Specialization: Philosophy of Psychology, Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Language

Awards:  Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Award, (SSHRC)  (2018), President's Award (2018), Special Provost Alumni Scholarship(Hon)

Research
:
My research draws from contemporary developments in machine learning and philosophy of language to better understand animal cognition.

Clarisse Paron

BSc, MA; University of Alberta
Specialization: Bioethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Race

Awards: NSGS

MA STUDENTS

Taylor MacLeod-Warren (BA, Dalhousie)
Interests: Moral and political Philosophy

Carling Bergquist-Terplawy (MacEwan)
Interests: 'comparative moral and political philosophy'

Keith Searing (St. FX))
Interests: Political philosophy, Ancient Philosophy, Environmental Ethics

Continuing MA's:

Dandelion Toombs (Dalhousie)
Interests: Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy

Annie Haider (Part-time)