BAH, Queens; MA, Waterloo/Mannheim; MA, Laurier.
Awards: SSHRC Doctoral Award (2019), Traves Bursary (2019)Nova Scotia Graduate Scholarship; Special Provost Alumni Scholarship (Hon)
Research:My research interests are focused on questions around personal identity, the nature of mental disorders, and healthcare access issues for marginalized populations. My doctoral research examines the tension between Canadian law on medical assistance in dying and the goal of maintaining and supporting patient autonomy for persons with mental health conditions.
BA,York; MA, McMaster
Jamaal HyderBA 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 NelsonBA, Dalhousie; MA, Concordia
Specialization: Philosophy of Psychology, Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Language
Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Award, (SSHRC) (2018), President's Award (2018), Special Provost Alumni Scholarship(Hon)
My research draws from contemporary developments in machine learning and philosophy of language to better understand animal cognition.
BSc, MA; University of Alberta
Rachel Banks (Dalhousie BA & BSc)
Research interests: Bioethics, Political Philosophy, Critical Race Theory
Char Harrison (Dalhousie/Kings BA: Ohio State University MA)
Research Interests: Philosophy of Gender and Race
Awards: NSGS, CGS-M, honorary Killam
Armin Mirsanaye (Dalhousie BA)
Awards: CGS-M, NSGS award
Katherine Sutherland-Hartling (Dalhousie Honours BA)
Annie Haider (Part-time)