Kieran O'Doherty

Assistant Professor College of Social & Applied Human Sciences Department of Psychology Guelph, Ontario odohertk@uoguelph.ca Office: (519) 824-4120 ext. 58919

Bio/Research

Much of my research focuses on the social and ethical aspects of science and technology, with a particular emphasis on health & illness. In this context, I have conducted research on genetic testing, biobanks, salmon genomics, human microbiome science, and childhood vaccination. I use mainly qual...

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Bio/Research

Much of my research focuses on the social and ethical aspects of science and technology, with a particular emphasis on health & illness. In this context, I have conducted research on genetic testing, biobanks, salmon genomics, human microbiome science, and childhood vaccination. I use mainly qualitative methods, as well as conducting conceptual and theoretical research. I also work with deliberative public engagements as a mechanism to involve members of the public in developing policy recommendations about science & technology. I am interested in questions of ethics, human agency, and epistemology and ontology in science and psychology.

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Lori Bona Hunt
l.hunt@exec.uoguelph.ca
519-824-4120 ext. 53338

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Media Relations

Lori Bona Hunt
l.hunt@exec.uoguelph.ca
519-824-4120 ext. 53338

Deirdre Healey
healeyd@uoguelph.ca
519-824-4120 ext. 56581

Hannah James
hjames@uoguelph.ca
519-824-4120 ext. 56982

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