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Season One

Why Knowledge Matters

Episode 31

Season 1

Richard Koestner

Richard Koestner is one of the world's leading researcher in human motivation for 40 years and professor of Psychology at McGill University.

Richard Koestner

Episode 30 Part 2

Season 1

Joachim Ostermann

Joachim Ostermann, OFM, earned his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Munich and then became a postdoctoral fellow at the Sloan Kettering Institute in New York City.

Joachim Ostermann

Episode 30

Season 1

Joachim Ostermann

Joachim Ostermann, OFM, earned his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Munich and then became a postdoctoral fellow at the Sloan Kettering Institute in New York City.

Joachim Ostermann

Episode 29

Season 1

TEACHING WITH PURPOSE

Dr. Karen Gazith received her Ph.D. from McGill University in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology and is currently a faculty lecturer in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology where she has taught since 1993.

Karen Gazith

Episode 24

Season 1

THEOLOGY & SECULAR SOCIETY

Douglas Bryce Farrow

Episode 23

Season 1

AFGHANISTAN: THE PULLOUT OF WESTERN TROOPS

Teaching international relations for many years at the Australian National University and the University of Sidney (among others), Dr. Ken Fraser is an analyst, writer, and prolific lecturer on international relations theory and world order, human rights, economic and military history.

Ken Fraser

Episode 28

Season 1

CULTURALLY GROUNDED CURRICULUM

An Assistant Professor in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education at McGill University. His research interests include leadership, teaching, and policy for social justice in education. Dr. Levitan is an educational philosopher and anthropologist who engages in action research to improve the quality and responsiveness of schools and educational organizations.

Joseph Levitan

Episode 27

Season 1

BEYOND VIRTUE

Liz Jackson is Professor of International Education at the Education University of Hong Kong. She is also the former Director of the Comparative Education Research Centre and Past President of the Philosophy of Education Society of Australasia.

Liz Jackson