Emily Gafney

Lecturer of Philosophy

Dr. Emily Gafney is a lecturer of philosophy with a focus on ethics and philosophy of mind. She holds a PhD from St. Joseph University in Education, an MEd from Trinity College Dublin and a BS in Education from the University of Vermont. Most recently, she received a certificate in Dimensions of Diversity from the University of Chicago.

Research Interests

Dr. Gafney’s research interests include phenomenology, professional development and reflective practice. Additionally, Dr. Gafney has spearheaded diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives in higher education with a focus on religious intersectionality and gender equality.

SDGs Research Mapping

Dr. Emily Gafney conducts research relevant to the following SDGs:

Academic Degrees

  1. PhD in Education, 2019, St. Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.
  2. MEd in Foundation Studies, 2010, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
  3. BS in Education, 2009, University of Vermont, Vermont, USA.