Janet Kourany

Janet Kourany CF

Janet Kourany is an Associate Professor of Philosophy and Fellow of the Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values. She is also on the Steering Committee of the History and Philosophy of Science Program. Kourany’s research areas include philosophy of science, science and social values, agnotology, and feminist philosophy (especially feminist epistemology and philosophy of science). Her books related to gender studies include Philosophy of Science after Feminism (Oxford University Press, 2010), The Gender of Science (Prentice-Hall, 2002), Feminist Philosophies (with James Sterba and Rosemarie Tong; Prentice-Hall, 1999, 1992), and Philosophy in a Feminist Voice (Princeton University Press, 1998).

Select Courses: Theories of Sexual Difference (undergraduate), Gender and Science (undergraduate),The Science-Gender Connection (graduate/undergraduate), Science and Social Values (graduate/undergraduate), Forbidden Knowledge (graduate/undergraduate), Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science (graduate), Philosophy in a Different Voice: Feminist Perspectives on Knowledge (undergraduate)

Department of Philosophy bio   jkourany@nd.edu   574/631-6864

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