Directory of Philosophers from Underrepresented Groups in Philosophy

Philosophy of Disability

Name Position Organization Location Area of Specialization Self-Identification Research
Aufrecht, Monica Adjunct Professor Seattle Central College Seattle, Washington
United States
Environmental Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Science [W] [LGBTQ+] Kuhn, Climate Change Ethics
Barclay, Linda Senior Lecturer Monash University Melbourne, Australia
Applied Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [W]
Barnes, Elizabeth Associate Professor University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia
United States
Applied Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender [D] [W]
Becker, Lawrence C. Kenan Professor of Philosophy Emeritus College of William & Mary Williamsburg, Virginia
United States
Ancient Greek and Roman, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [D]
Boddington, Paula Lecturer Hertford College, Oxford University Oxford, UK
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Epistemology, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Mind [W]
Burke, Teresa Blankmeyer Assistant Professor Gallaudet University Washington, DC
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability [MENA] [MR] [D] [W] Deaf
Cureton, Adam Associate Professor University of Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee
United States
Applied Ethics, Ethics, Kant, History of Philosophy, Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [D]
Dinishak, Janette Assistant Professor University of California, Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, California
United States
History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Social Science [W]
Epp, Jennifer Graduate Student and Lecturer Western University (formerly University of Western Ontario) London, Ontario
Canada
Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Epistemology, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Sexuality [LGBTQ+] [W] Farming Family Mennonite Learning Disability
Etieyibo, Edwin Assistant Professor University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, South Africa
African and Africana Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Early Modern Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Epistemology, Ethics, History of Philosophy, Meta-Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, So [M] [B] African
Francis, Leslie Distinguished Professor University of Utah Salt Lake City, Utah
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Medicine, Social and Political Philosophy [W] Privacy, Issues in Bioethics and Health Law, Disability and Justice, Philosophy of Law
Fritsch, Kelly Assistant Professor Carleton University Ottawa, Ontario
Canada
Critical Theory, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Medicine, Post-Structuralism, Social and Political Theory [D] [W] Disability
Goering, Sara Associate Professor University of Washington, Seattle Seattle, Washington
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Medicine [W] Philosophy for Children
Hall, Melinda C. Associate Professor Stetson University DeLand, Florida
United States
Bioethics, Continental Philosophy, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability [W]
Hawkins, Jennifer Associate Research Professor Duke University Durham, North Carolina
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Ethics, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Psychology, Practical Reason [W] Well-Being
Hens, Kristien Post-Doc University of Leuven Leuven, Belgium
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Medicine, Philosophy of Neuroscience [W] Neurodiversity, Autism, ADHD, Reproductive Medicine, Prenatal Screening, Embryo Screening, Epigenetics
Howard, Dana Post-Doc Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Meta-Ethics, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Practical R [W] [L/H]
Kittay, Eva Distinguished Professor of Philosophy Stony Brook University New York, New York
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Social and Political Philosophy [W] Metaphor, Feminist Philosophy, Feminist Ethics, Disability, especially Cognitive Disability
Matthews, Beth Graduate Student, Broadcaster of Radical Philosophy Radio Program ** 3CR Community Radio Melbourne, Australia
Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender [LGBTQ+] [D] [W] Women in Philosophy
Mills, Catherine Associate Professor Monash University Melbourne, Victoria
Australia
Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Ethics, European Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Post-Structuralism [W] Reproductive Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Biopolitics
Moore, Nathan Graduate Student (PhD) Independent London, Ontario
Canada
Metaphysics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Physics, Philosophy of Science [M] [D] Autism and neurodiversity, attitudinal barriers, intellectual disability
Nussbaum, Martha C. Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor, Law School and Philosophy Department University of Chicago Chicago, Illinois
United States
Ancient Greek and Roman, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Sexuality, Social and Political Philosophy [W]
Parker, Emily Assistant Professor of Philosophy Towson University Baltimore, Maryland
United States
African and Africana Philosophy, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Environmental Philosophy, Existentialism, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Love and Sex, [OG] Philosophies of Difference, Ecological Political Theories
Picciuto, Elizabeth Adjunct Professor The University of Maryland Baltimore County Baltimore, Maryland
United States
Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Psychology [W]
Robeyns, Ingrid Professor Utrecht University Utrecht, The Netherlands
Applied Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [W] [NC] Economics Ethics, Theories of Justice
Shildrick, Margrit (Full) Professor of Gender and Knowledge Production Stockholm University; York University, Toronto Stockholm; Toronto,
Sweden; Canada
Bioethics/Medical Ethics/, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Critical Theory, Epistemology, Feminist Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Post-Structuralism [LGBTQ+] [L/H] [W] Mexican Philosophy of transplantation, prostheses theory, cripqueer studies, microchimerism
Silvers, Anita Professor and Chair San Francisco State University San Francisco, California
United States
Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Medicine, Social and Political Philosophy [W] [D]
St. Pierre, Joshua Graduate Student (PhD) * University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta
Canada
Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, GRIDS+, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [M] [D]
Stramondo, Joseph Assistant Professor San Diego State University San Diego, California
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Moral Psychology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Medicine, Social and Political Philosophy [D]
Tillman, Jennifer Graduate Student, Adjunct Instructor * University at Albany (SUNY) Albany, New York
United States
19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Ethics, GRIDS+, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [W] [B] [MR] African-American Rawls, Political Philosophy, Disability Studies, Mental Health, Kant
Tremain, Shelley Lecturer University of Toronto/OISE Toronto, Ontario
Canada
19th & 20th Century Philosophy, Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Gender, Post-Structuralism, Social and Political P [W] [D] [LGBTQ+] Working-Class Background First-Generation College Student Feminist Philosophy of Disability, Foucault
Tubig, Paul Graduate Student University of Washington Seattle, Washington
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [A] [M] Filipino Global Justice, Political Bioethics
Warren, Kacey Lecturer University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado
United States
Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Social and Political Philosophy [W]
Wendell, Susan Professor Emerita Simon Fraser University Burnaby, British Columbia
Canada
Applied Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability [W] [D]
Zebrowski, Robin Associate Professor of Cognitive Science Beloit College Beloit, Wisconsin
United States
Artificial Intelligence, Embodied Cognition, Extended Mind, Bioethics/Medical Ethics, Epistemology, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Computing, Information, and Technology, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Philosophy of Psychology [W] Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Embodied Cognition, Extended Cognition, Extended Mind, Cyborg Studies
Cebrero, Grace Graduate Student University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN
United States
Environmental Philosophy, Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Neuroscience, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy [D] [W] Philosophy of Neurolaw
Mutch, Whitney Adjunct University of Alabama ,
United States
Ancient Greek and Roman, Ancient Philosophy, Aristotle, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, Hellenistic Philosophy, Medieval and Renaissance, Medieval Arabic Philosophy, Medieval European Philosophy, Neo-Platonism, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Law, Plato [D] [W] Stoicism, Race, Class, & Gender, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Law
Dodds, Susan Professor of Philosophy & Dean of Arts & Social Sciences University of New South Wales Sydney, NSW
Australia
Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Feminist Philosophy, Moral Pyschology, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Technology, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy [W] Vulnerability, Deliberative Democracy, Property Rights, Research Ethics, Emerging Technologies, Social and Political Aspects of Indigenous Recognition, Feminist Bioethics
Altmann, John Independent Scholar N/A Hillsboro, NH
United States
Philosophy of Disability, Political Philosophy [M] [D]
Carel, Havi Professor of Philosophy Havi Carel Bristol, Avon
United Kingdom
20th Cent. Continental Philosophy, Bioethics, Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Contemporary Continental Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Disability, Practical Ethics, Psychoanalytic Theory [MENA] [D] [W] Philosophy of medicine
Catala, Amandine Associate Professor University of Quebec at Montreal Montreal, QC
Canada
Child, Family, Parenting, and Reproduction Ethics, Epistemology, Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, History of Ethics, Philosophy of Culture, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Race, Political Philosophy, Practical Ethics, Social Philosophy [W] Epistemic Injustice, Epistemic Agency, Cognitive Disability, Deliberative Democracy, Cultural Minorities, Migration, Stereotypes, Racism, Ignorance, Colonialism, Indigenous Issues, Self-Determination, Territorial Rights
Flowers, Johnathan Visiting Assistant Professor Worcester State University Worcester, MA
United States
Aesthetics, American Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Chinese Philosophy, Comparative Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Metaphysics, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Culture, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Technology, Process Philosophy [B] [M] [D] Japanese Philosophy, Japanese Aesthetics, Shinto, Japanese Buddhism, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Philosophy of Popular Culture, Affect Theory, Pragmatist Aesthetics
Jenkins, Katharine Assistant Professor University of Nottingham Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
United Kingdom
Feminist Philosophy, LGBT Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Intersectionality, Philosophy of Love and Sex, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy of Social Science, Social Philosophy [LGBTQ+] [W] Metaphysics of Social Kinds
Koski, Nic Undergraduate Student Towson University Towson, MD
United States
Philosophy of Disability [LGBTQ+] [OG] [D]
Curry, Tommy Professor University of Edinburgh , UK
United Kingdom
African-American Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of History, Philosophy of Law, Philosophy of Race, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy [B] [M] Black Male Studies, 19th Century Ethnology, 20th Century Racial Science, Anti-Colonialism, and Critical Race Theory
Waked, Bianca M. Graduate Student * Cornell University Ithaca, NY
United States
20th Cent. Anglo-American Philosophy, Aesthetics, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Law [MENA] [MR] [D] [W]
Sorrels, Ashton Graduate Student ** University of Arkansas Fayetteville, AR
United States
Applied Ethics, Bioethics, Ethics, LGBT Philosophy, Normative Ethics, Philosophy of Disability, Philosophy of Gender, Political Philosophy, Practical Ethics, Social Philosophy [LGBTQ+] [M] [D] neurodivergent autistic Philosophy of autism, Social construction of disability
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