Arthur Schafer

Professor Arthur Schafer is director of the Centre for Professional and Applied Ethics at the University of Manitoba. He is also a full professor in the Department of Philosophy and an ethics consultant for the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, Department of Child Health. For ten years, he was head of the Section of Bio-Medical Ethics in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba and has also served as visiting scholar at Green College, Oxford. In addition to publishing over 90 scholarly articles and book chapters in the fields of moral, social, and political philosophy, Professor Schafer has written dozens of articles for national and international newspapers and been a frequent guest on numerous television and radio programs.