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Chandra Kavanagh


  1. B.A. Philosophy, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  2. M.A. Philosophy, Ryerson University
  3. Ph.D. Candidate, Philosophy, McMaster University


Ethicist Chandra Kavanagh is a PhD Candidate in the philosophy department at McMaster University where she studies biomedical ethics and feminist philosophy. Chandra has delivered presentations on political and ethical issues that have received high acclaim across Canada, the United States, Europe and Australia. She has 20+ publications in both academic and popular culture formats with a strong focus on ethics and moral philosophy. Chandra is a dedicated member of the McMaster Research Ethics Board, and her current project with RHPCS involves conducting research and consulting on the ethical issues associated with data security and management.