This page summarizes my research career.


2018     Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Sheffield.

2014     M.A. in Humanities, Social Sciences, and Social Justice Education, University of Toronto.

2013     M.A. in Philosophy, York University.

2012     Honours Bachelor of Knowledge Integration with Joint Honours Philosophy, University of Waterloo.


2021–2023     Postdoctoral Fellow of Embedded EthiCS, Department of Philosophy, Harvard University.

2021               Ethics Research & Educational Development Consultant, Ethically Aligned AI.

2020               Assistant Professor (Limited-Term), Department of Philosophy & Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University

2019–2021     Banting Postdoctoral Fellow Scholar, Department of Philosophy, Dalhousie University.


Peer-Reviewed Articles

  • 'Moral Entanglement: Taking Responsibility and Vicarious Responsibility', The Monist 104.2 (2021): 210–223. DOI: 10.1093/monist/onaa033

  • ​'Conceptual Responsibility', Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 64.1–2 (2021): 20–45. DOI: 10.1080/0020174X.2019.1658629

  • 'The Concept of a University: Theory, Practice, and Society', Danish Yearbook of Philosophy 52 (2019), Special Issue: Revisiting the Idea of the University, . DOI: 10.1163/24689300-05201001

  • ‘Hermeneutical Dissent and the Species of Hermeneutical Injustice’, Hypatia 33.1 (2018): 73–90. DOI: 10.1111/hypa.12384


Edited Book


Book Chapter

  • ‘Harms and Wrongs in Epistemic Practice’, in Harms and Wrongs in Epistemic Practice, 1–21 (2018). Co-authors: Simon Barker and Charlie Crerar. DOI: 10.1017/S1358246118000528


Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

  • ‘Bigger Isn’t Better: The Ethical and Scientific Vices of Extra-Large Datasets in Language Models’, WebSci ’21 Companion: Proceedings of the 13th ACM Web Science Conference (forthcoming). DOI: 10.1145/3462741.3466809. Co-author: Darren Abramson.

Book Reviews

  • Games: Agency as Art, by C. Thi Nguyen (New York: Oxford University Press), in The Philosophical Quarterly (forthcoming). DOI: 10.1093/pq/pqab021

  • The Limits of Knowledge: Generating Pragmatist Feminist Cases for Situated Knowing, by Nancy Arden McHugh (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2015), in Journal of Applied Philosophy, 33.3 (2016): 344–46. DOI: 10.1111/japp.12156

Professional Blog Post

  • 'Syllabus Showcase: Social, Ethical, and Professional Issues in Computer Science', Blog of the American Philosophical Association (forthcoming).


Dalhousie University (Assistant Professor, Limited Term)

  • Winter 2021     Directed Studies in Computer Ethics: The Ethics of Privacy Policies.

  • Fall 2020     Social, Ethical, and Professional Issues in Computer Science (Lower Division Philosophy, Upper Division Computer Science), online, asynchronous.

  • Winter 2020     Social, Ethical, and Professional Issues in Computer Science (Lower Division Philosophy, Upper Division Computer Science).

University of Sheffield (Instructor)

  • 2016–17     Philosophical Projects 2: Epistemic Injustice (Level 3).

University of Sheffield (Co-Lecturer)

  • 2016–17     Matters of Life and Death (Level 1).

University of Sheffield (Graduate Teaching Assistant)

  • History of Western Philosophy (Level 1)

  • History of Ethics (Level 1),

  • Knowledge, Justification, and Doubt (Level 1)

  • Matters of Life and Death (Level 1)

  • Key Arguments (Year 1)



Ethics and Educational Consultant, Ethically Aligned AI (EAAI).

  • Read a report I wrote for EAAI on practical AI ethics tools

  • Currently working with EAAI on a set of four micro-courses on AI ethics for PowerED™, a division of Athabasca University.

Engagement and Outreach


  • Honourable Mention for ‘Philosophy from Alpha Centauri: Anaxamanda’s Thesis’, Philosophy Through Science Fiction Stories Book Launch Flash Fiction Contest. (2021)

  • Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Seal of Excellence. (2019)

  • Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship. (2019–21)

  • American Philosophical Association Central Division Graduate Travel Stipend. (2019)

  • American Philosophical Association Eastern Division Graduate Travel Stipend. (2019)

  • University Prize Scholarship. (2014–17)