PhD, Philosophy, University of Guelph.

MA, Philosophy, University of Toronto. Women’s Studies Collaborative Program

BA, Honours Philosophy, McGill University. Minor in International Development Studies

LANGUAGES: English, French, Spanish, German, Ancient Greek


“Philosophy of the Unconscious? Rationality and Affect in a Post-Trump World,” How Inciteful: Reflections on Trump’s Interdisciplinary Impacts on Academia, Brandon University Politics Society (January 26, 2021)

“Indirect Gatherings and Distributed Collaborations: Phenomenological Perspectives on Music and Collectivity,” Out of Bounds Series, Department of Music, Brandon University (Sept 29, 2020)

“Re-Inventing Friendship for the Contemporary World,” with Ilknur Ozalli, Department of Philosophy, Brandon University, March 13, 2020 (Cancelled due to Covid-19)


“The Futurity of the ‘We’: A Merleau-Pontian Account of Group Temporality and Improvised Music,” British Society for Phenomenology Annual Conference. (Online, Sept 3-5, 2020)

“Togetherness in the Future,” Dimensions of Togetherness: Oppression and Transformation in Space and Time and Corporeality, CSWIP, Canadian Philosophical Association. (UQÀM, June 4, 2018)

“Risking the Habit Body through Immersive Resonance: Hesitation and Constitutive Duet,” Duquesne Women in Philosophy Conference (Duquesne University, April 7, 2018).

“Transforming the Habit body: Site-Specific Improvisations in Urban and Virtual Environments,” Still Listening: A Conference in Memory of Pauline Oliveros (McGill University, June 1 – 3, 2017).

“Trembling in Time: Music as Subjectivity in Hegel’s Aesthetics,” Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture (University of Calgary, May 31– June 2, 2016).

“Improvising on Air: Discursive Improvisation and the Listening Audience,” International Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation (University of Guelph, April 8, 2016).

“Ownness, Body, and Affect in Plato’s Republic,” Ancient Philosophy Society (University of Kentucky & Transylvania University, April 9-12, 2015)

“The Significance of Meaningless Gestures,” Society for Phenomenology and Media (National University, March 21-25, 2015)

“Political Unification in the State of Embodiment,” Graduate Colloquium Series (University of Guelph, March 4, 2015)

“Collective Attunement: Listening and Reversibility in Systems Thinking About the Environment,”

International Association of Ecology and Health (UQÀM, August 11-14, 2014) “Unruly Behaviour: Wittgenstein’s Language Games and Improvised Music,” Summer Institute,

International Institute for Critical Studies in Improvisation (Memorial University, July 25, 2014) “Affective Experience in a Body Under Surveillance,” Feminism: Body, Image, Power: 19th Annual

Philosophy Conference (Villanova University, March 21-22, 2014)
“Adorno’s Non-Identical: Does Nature Prefigure Art?” The Phenomenological Method to the Madness,

Graduate Student Conference (McMaster University, April 3, 2013)
“Seeing the Castrated Other: Constructing the Modern American Woman,” Race and Knowledge

Production, Graduate Student Conference (O.I.S.E./ U of T, March 31, 2007) “Mediating Antagonistic Discourses: Between Discourse Theory and Radical Pluralism”

De Philosophia, Graduate Student Conference (University of Ottawa, March 23-24, 2007)