Photo portrait Professor Chris Wood, Department of Philosophy

Prof. Chris Wood

Sessional or Contract

Department: 
Email: 
crwood@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 343-8293
Office Location: 
RB 3003
Office Hours: 
please contact directly through email, crwood@lakeheadu.ca 
Academic Qualifications: 

PhD Philosophy, University of Guelph (in progress)

MA Philosophy, Brock University

HBA Philosophy (Psychology Minor) Lakehead University First Class Standing

Date joined Lakehead: 
2007
Previous Teaching/Work: 

Professor Wood has taught the following courses for Lakehead University

  • Introduction to Thinking
  • Philosophy of the Occult and Paranormal
  • Biomedical Ethics
  • Social and Political Philosophy
  • Early Modern Philosophy
  • Introduction to Continental Philosophy I
  • Philosophy and Gender

Currently, Professor Wood is teaching Winter 2018

  • Cyberethics
Research Interests: 

Continental Philosophy - 20th century phenomenology and existentialism

aesthetics

Asian Philosophy - early Indian and Chinese Buddhist philosophy

ethics, social and political philosophy, critical thinking, history of philosophy