Department of Philosophy



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Kerah Gordon-Solmon

Associate Professor 
B.A. (McGill), M.Phil (Cambridge), D.Phil (Oxford)

Specialization: Moral and Political Philosophy, Bioethics 
Office: Watson Hall 325 
Office Hours: N/A 
Phone: (613) 533.6000 ext. 77038 


Kerah Gordon-Solmon is an associate professor in the Department of Philosophy at Queen’s University.  She received her D.Phil. from the University of Oxford in 2012.

Her research lies in normative and practical ethics, and political philosophy.  She has published articles on various topics within these sub-disciplines, including: the ethics of self- and other-defense, the ethics of human genetic enhancement, the value of choice, moral desert, and luck-egalitarian justice.  Her work has appeared in such venues as Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, the Journal of Moral Philosophy and Law and Philosophy

For more information, please visit her personal webpage:

She will be on leave for the 2016-17 academic year.