Department of Philosophy COVID-19 Updates


COVID-19 Update from Chair, Carolyn McLeod

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Dear Philosophy staff, students, and faculty,  

The buildings that house the Philosophy Department and the Centre for Digital Philosophy (Stevenson Hall) and the Rotman Institute (WIRB) are now closed. Those of you who have card access should still, however, be able to enter these buildings and use your offices. All Philosophy faculty and staff will be available virtually during regular business hours. Please stay tuned for further updates.

Prof. Carolyn McLeod
Chair, Department of Philosophy

Additional details regarding Western's response to COVID-19 can be found on the University's official update page:

NOTICE – Thursday, March 19, 2020

The Philosophy Administrative Team will continue to be available VIRTUALLY to provide online support during regular business hours of 8:30am – 4:00pm. You should expect a response to your emails within 24 hours, Monday through Friday.

Undergraduate Inquiries
Sarah Murdoch-

Graduate Inquiries
Meghan Magowan-

Rotman Institute of Philosophy General Inquiries
(Deborah Fox or Laura Cardoza)-

General Philosophy Inquiries
Elisa Kilbourne-