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Adam Scarfe

Assistant Professor

Adam Scarfe © UWinnipeg
Contact Information




  • Animal Welfare
  • Banking
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate Change
  • Conservation
  • Death / Dying
  • Developmental / Behaviour
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Environmental Politics
  • Ethics
  • Evolution
  • Finance
  • Genetics
  • History
  • Philosophy / Ethics
  • Evolution
  • Finance
  • Genetics
  • History
  • Philosophy / Ethics
  • Pollution
  • Public Health
  • Religion
  • Sustainability
  • Teachers
  • Technology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Applied Ethics (Biomedical Ethics, Environmental Ethics, Evolutionary Ethics, Business Ethics, Development Ethics)
  • Continental Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Biology
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Process Philosophy

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Available To:

  • Appear as a public speaker
  • Write articles
  • Discuss research with industry, government, and others


Born in Winnipeg and having grown up in Edmonton, Dr. Adam Scarfe has degrees from the University of Ottawa (PhD), the University of Saskatchewan (Post-Doctoral M.Ed), the University of Alberta (BA), and Brock University (MA). Prior to his position as Assistant Professor of Philosophy at The University of Winnipeg, Scarfe taught at Brandon University, California State University, Bakersfield, as well as the University of Saskatchewan, and the University of Alberta.

Scarfe has authored over 20 academic journal articles and is the co-author and editor/co-editor of three volumes: The Adventure of Education: Process Philosophers on Learning, Teaching, and Research; Beyond Mechanism: Putting Life Back into Biology; and Dynamic Being: Essays in Process-Relational Ontology.

Research Expert