Lauren Freeman has been a professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Louisville since 2013. She is also an affiliated faculty member in Women’s and Gender Studies, a core member of the M.A. in Bioethics and Medical Humanities (http://louisville.edu/
Professor Freeman’s research has appeared in journals such as Inquiry, The Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal, The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy, The Southern Journal of Philosophy, The APA Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, The International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, Philosophy Compass, Continental Philosophy Review, Hypatia, The Review of Metaphysics, and The American Journal of Bioethics. She was also interviewed by Nature(https://npjbiofilmscommunity.
Professor Freeman has co-edited (with Andreas Elpidorou) a special issue of Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences on the topic of the phenomenology and science of emotions and has edited a special issue of the International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics on the topic of feminist phenomenological approaches to bioethics, medicine, and health. She is currently editing (with Jeanine Weekes Schroer) Microaggressions and Philosophy (Routledge, forthcoming 2019) and is writing a book (with Heather Stewart) called Microaggressions in Clinical Medicine. She is on the American Philosophical Association Committee on the Status of Women and is the editor of The American Philosophical Association’s Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy.
Professor Freeman’s research has been supported by grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), University of Louisville’s Commonwealth Center for Humanities and Society (2016-2017) and The Cooperative Consortium for Transdisciplinary Social Justice Research (2017-2019), H.B. Earhart Foundation, Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen, and Emory University Institute for the History of Philosophy.
In both 2015 and 2017 Professor Freeman won a Faculty Favorite Award for her teaching by University of Louisville’s Delphi Center for Teaching and Learning. Links to Professor Freeman’s published works can be found at https://louisville.academia.