Kristin Voigt

Kristin Voigt is a Professor, jointly appointed in the Institute for Health and Social Policy and the Department of Philosophy.

Postes occupés

2021-2022 à aujourd'hui Direction du CRÉ
2020-2021 Direction intérimaire
2019-2020 à aujourd'hui Co-chercheur-se,
2014-2015 à 2018-2019 Co-chercheur-se,
2017-2018 à 2018-2019 Direction d'axe,
2019-2020 à aujourd'hui Direction d'axe,

Participations aux événements du CRÉ

28 juin 2023 The Ethics of Animal Shelters (2023, OUP), edited by Valéry Giroux, Angie Pepper, and Kristin Voigt
27 avril 2023 Vaccine Hesitancy: Science and Society
18 septembre 2022 Souveraineté, autonomie et fédéralisme multinational / Sovereignty, Autonomy, and Multinational Federalism
26 mars 2021 Amandine Catala’s The Dynamics of Epistemic Injustice: Theorizing Epistemic Power and Agency
3 février 2021 Lancement du livre 𝙇𝙖 𝙥𝙚𝙣𝙨𝙚́𝙚 𝙫𝙚́𝙜𝙖𝙣𝙚. 50 𝙧𝙚𝙜𝙖𝙧𝙙𝙨 𝙨𝙪𝙧 𝙡𝙖 𝙘𝙤𝙣𝙙𝙞𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣 𝙖𝙣𝙞𝙢𝙖𝙡𝙚 (dir.) Renan Larue
23 janvier 2020 Séminaire des boursier.e.s d’études supérieures du CRÉ – 1ère séance
30 août 2021 Spécisme et autres discriminations / Speciesism and other discriminations
14 avril 2019 Animal Welfare Organizations: Responding to Ethical Challenges
11 mars 2019 Soirée de réseautage en bioéthique et santé des populations
26 avril 2019 Atelier Relational Equality and Relational Autonomy
2 mai 2019 Questions en éthique animale et environnementale
14 mars 2019 Animal welfare organizations: responding to ethical challenges
22 octobre 2018 « Animal welfare organizations: responding to ethical challenges »
4 juin 2018 Congrès annuel de l’Association canadienne de philosophie 2018
24 mai 2018 « Not in their Name », par Holly Lawford-Smith
25 octobre 2017 « Luck egalitarianism, shame, and (self-)respect »

Thèmes Phares


Kristin Voigt is a Professor at McGill University, jointly appointed in the Department of Philosophy and the Institute for Health and Social Policy. She received her DPhil in political philosophy from the University of Oxford in 2008, where she completed a dissertation on luck egalitarianism. From 2007-08, she worked as an Assistant Professor at the European College of Liberal Arts (now ECLA-Bard) in Berlin. Subsequently, she held research positions at Harvard University’s Program in Ethics and Health (2008-10), Lancaster University, UK (2010-11) and McGill University (2011-12), before becoming a faculty member at McGill in 2012.

Her research areas include political philosophy, especially egalitarian theories of social and distributive justice, normative aspects of social and health policy, public health ethics, including tobacco control, (childhood) obesity and the use of incentives to improve health outcomes, conceptions and measures of health and health inequality.


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