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Peter Blouw
Inferential Role Semantics for Natural Language

Nathan Haydon
The Continuity of Explanation: Peircean Pragmatism, Reason, and Developing Reasonable Behavior

Ashley Keefner
How Prejudice Affects the Study of Animal Minds

G V Ramesh Prasad
The Emergence of a New Human Superorganism after Organ Transplantation


Catherine Gee
Authenticity and Enhancement

Bradley Munro
The Philosophical Significance of Quine’s D-Theis

Benjamin Nelson
The Depiction of Unwritten Law


Rosalind Abdool
The Ethics of Deception in Caregiving: A Patient-Centered Approach

Corey Edward Mulvihill
Existence Assumptions and Logical Principles: Choice Operators in Intuitionistic Logic


Cristina BalaitaEnding the Stigma: How a Casual Deterministic View of Free Will Can Inform Both Healthy and Pathological Cognitive Function and Increase Compassion

Natalie Evans
Agency and Autonomy: A New Direction for Animal Ethics
Initial position after PhD: Sessional Instructor, University of Guelph, Humber College campus

Tracy Finn
Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Case Study in Causation and Explanation in Psychiatric Conditions
Initial position after PhD: Sessional Instructor, Conestoga College

Kurt Holukoff
Politics, Principles and Pluralism: On Why Liberalism Must be Inconsistent if Correct

Michael Joseph McEwan
A Study of the Discursive Aspect of Scientific Theorizing and Modeling


Wendy O'Brien-Ewara (PhD)
Simone de Beauvoir and the Problem of the Other's Consciousness: Risk, Responsibility and Recognition
Initial position after PhD: Instructor, Humber College

Paul Simard Smith (PhD)
Logic in Context: An Essay on the Contextual Foundations of Logic
Initial position after PhD: Sessional Instructor, Campion College at the University of Regina
Subsequent position: Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Connecticut


Eric Hochstein, (PhD)
Intentionality as Methodology
Initial position after PhD: Sessional Instructor, University of Waterloo
Subsequent position: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Washington University in St. Louis

Rachel McKinnon, (PhD)
Reasonable Assertions: Norms of Assertion and Why You Don't Need to Know What You're Talking About
Initial position after PhD: Sessional Instructor, University of Waterloo
Subsequent position: Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the College of Charleston

Jill Oliver, (PhD)
A Multidimensional Model of Biological Sex
Initial position after PhD: Community Ethicist, William Osler Health System


Marcia Sokolowski, (PhD)
An Examination of the Moral Authority of Use of Advance Directives with the Alzheimer's Dementia Population
Initial position after PhD: Clinical Ethicist, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care
Subsequent position: Co-Director of Ethics, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care and Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

Ethan Wilding, (PhD)
The Ethics of Nuclear Waste in Canada
Initial position after PhD: Sessional Instructor, University of Waterloo and Photographer
Subsequent position: Sessional Instructor, Wilfrid Laurier University

Allen Wiseman, (PhD)
A Contemporary Examination of the A Fortiori Argument Involving Jewish Traditions


Grahame Booker, (PhD)
Coercion, Authority, and Democracy
Initial position after PhD: Independent Researcher

Poonam Dohutia, (PhD)
Thinking the Impossible: Thought Experiments, Counterfactual Conditionals, and Impossible Cases
Initial position after PhD: Policy Analyst, Health Canada


Andrew Stumpf, (PhD)
From Objects to Individuals: An Essay in Analytic Ontology
Initial position after PhD: Sessional Instructor, University of Waterloo and St. Jerome's University

Sharon Lee, (PhD)
Education in the 21st Century: Human Rights & Individual Actions
Initial position after PhD: Import Product Manager, Oxford University Press
Subsequent position: Territory Manager, Pearson



Sajad Abdallah
The Evolution of Reason

Eric Nicholas Bohner
A Defense of the Public Health-Quarantine Model of Punishment in Light of Obligations of the State to the Wrongdoer

Samantha Hersey
Ethical Pluralism and Informed Consent in Canadian Health Care: Exploring Accommodations and Limitations

Jonathan Simard
Psychological and Phenomenological Perspectives on the Hard Problem of Consciousness


Vanessa Lam
Ethical Leadership for Machiavellians in Business


Ananya Chattoraj
The Role of Concrete Models in the Revolution in Superconductivity

David Issac
Values and Co-production: Examining the Interface of Indigenous Peoples’ Understandings and Scientific Understandings

Catherine Klausen
Autonomy and Moral Obligation: People with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities

Alexandra Kraushaar
The Nature of Pluralism in Economics: A Case Study of the Gender Wage Gap

Emily Metcalfe
Crime Prevention in a World without Free Will: Derk Pereboom’s Quarantine Analogy

Kathryn Morrison
Disciplinary Inequality, Collective Agency, and Interprofessional Collaboration in Health Care

Jody Tomchishen
In Defense of Moral Responsibility Skepticism


Teresa Branch-Smith
Reducing the Emergence of the Gaps: Computation for Weak Emergence

Nicholas Ferenz
A Preservationist Approach to Relevant Logic

Christine Liebig
On Brands - An Investigation into the Nature of Consumer Brands: Are They Real or Constructed?

Ayokunle Ogunshola
Private Property Rights: An Indispensable Moral Foundation of Society

G V Ramesh Prasad
Transplantation and the Nature of the Immune Self


Ashley Keefner (MA)
Do Birds Have a Theory of Mind
After completing MA: entered the PhD program at University of Waterloo

Janet Michaud (MA)
A Hybrid Theory of Evidence
After completing MA: entered the PhD program at University of Waterloo

Amanda Plain
Renaturalizing the Individual with Borderline Personality Disorder