Theories of Rights and Biological Agency, Animal Rights, Cognitive Ethology, Animal Law, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Physics, Mathematical Logic, Philosophy of Biology.
Ph.D. Princeton University. Epistemology, especially issues about knowledge and evidence, philosophy of mind, especially the philosophy of emotion, and the relation of folk psychology to social cooperation.
Ph.D. University of Arizona. Associate Professor and Director, W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics, UBC; Chair in Business and Professional Ethics, Sauder School of Business, UBC; and Associate Member of the UBC Department of Philosophy
Ph.D. Stanford University. Professor and Canada Research Chair in Chinese Thought and Embodied Cognition, Department of Asian Studies, UBC; and Associate Member of UBC Department of Philosophy
Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh. Associate Professor, W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics, School of Population and Public Health, UBC; and Associate Member of UBC Department of Philosophy
Ph.D. University of Michigan, FRSC. Director, The Abductive Systems Group. Errors of reasoning: naturalizing the logic of inference. Models, distortion and paradigm-creep: getting the best out of falsity. A phantom-quantificatier semantics for fiction. Neuro-fuzzy argumentation networks. Aristotle’s early logic.