Peter DePergola, Ph.D., MTS
Shaughness Family Chair in Humanities; Associate Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities; Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies; Director, Bioethics and Medical Humanities Program; Executive Director, Center for Ethics, Religion, and CultureExpand Bio
Department(s): Bioethics and Medical Humanities, MBA Program, Religious Studies, PhilosophyLearn more about Peter DePergola
Dr. Peter DePergola is the Shaughness Family Chair in Humanities, Associate Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Director of the Bioethics and Medical Humanities Program, and Executive Director of the Center for Ethics, Religion, and Culture at Elms College. He serves concurrently as Chief Ethics Officer, Senior Director of Clinical Ethics, Chief of the Ethics Consultation Service, and Chair of the Ethics Advisory Committee at Baystate Health. Dr. DePergola holds secondary academic and research appointments at University of Massachusetts Medical School, Sacred Heart University, the American Academy of Neurology, and TEDMED.
Jason Murphy, Ph.D.Learn more about Jason Murphy
Dr. Murphy joined the Elms College Philosophy Department in fall 2010. Previously he taught philosophy, ethics, and political theory at Saint Louis University, Saint Louis Community College, Webster University, and Goethe-Universitat in Frankfurt, Germany. He was a research fellow in computer ethics at SLU School for Professional Studies, and held doctoral and teaching fellowships there in the Department of Philosophy. His areas of specialization are social/political philosophy, contemporary German philosophy, and ethics. He serves on the executive committees of the US Basic Income Guarantee Network and the Basic Income Earth Network.