You are here

Heather Douglas

Associate Professor (Waterloo Chair in Science and Society)

Heather Douglas portraitAreas of interest

Philosophy of science, science policy, expertise in democratic societies, science communication, values in science, responsible innovation

Selected publications

Additional work can be found on my personal website.

Selected grants, fellowships, awards

  • 2016: elected AAAS fellow for meritorious efforts to advance science or its applications.
  • 2013-2016: Institute for Science, Society, and Policy Fellow, University of Ottawa
  • 2010-2011: National Science Foundation Grant #1026999, “Scholars Award: Explanatory Weight of Evidence Analysis” ($110,798)

Selected supervisions

  • Master’s Thesis Director, David Isaac (2015) “Values and Co-production: Examining the Interface of Indigenous Peoples’ Understandings and Scientific Understandings”


Contact information
519-888-4567 x32290
Office: HH 320

University of Waterloo

Profiles by type