I am an Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Disability Studies at Georgetown University, a Senior Research Scholar in the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, and core faculty in Georgetown's Disability Studies Program. I am the editor, along with Teresa Blankmeyer Burke, of the Journal of Philosophy of Disability.

At the broadest level, my work explores the relationship between bodies, values, and society. I am especially concerned with the meaning of disability and the issue of ableism, and how philosophical inquiry into each might improve the lives of people with disabilities and the justness of institutions ranging from medicine to politics. C…

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