Monica Aufrecht

Monica Aufrecht's research examines epistemic issues in philosophy of science, as well as ethical issues relating science research and policy to the environment, medicine, disability studies, and issues of distributive justice.

She has a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Washington. Her dissertation in philosophy of science is entitled "Values in Science: The Distinction between the Context of Discovery and the Context of Justification."

Monica has taught at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, Canada, Linfield College in Oregon, and Seattle Colleges in Washington State. Prior to this, she was a Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute in Berlin, Germany.


Email: aufrecht[at]

Monica Aufrecht
Seattle Colleges
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
1701 Broadway -- BE4128
Seattle, WA 98122
Phone: (206) 601-1012


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