Brandon is interested in the intersection of PPEL and Bioethics. He explores how deliberative democratic governance can provide valuable insights into the ethics and governance of research and clinical practices.
Position: Ph.D Student, Graduate Research Assistant
Sam received his BA in Philosophy in 2018 from Warren Wilson College near Asheville, NC. His primary interests in philosophy lie in political philosophy, with a recent interest in John Dewey's democratic theory and its relevance for public reason liberalism. Outside of philosophy, Sam enjoys cycling, running, cooking, and reading science fiction.