George is currently working on contract for the Université de Montréal and the University of Toronto.
An award-winning filmmaker, author and translator, George has an MA and PhD in the History and Philosophy of Science from McGill University, and also completed a postgraduate year in Medical Sciences at Oxford University. He has worked at Athabasca University (as Visiting Professor), the University of British Columbia, HEC Montréal (a graduate business school affiliated with Université de Montréal), McGill University, the State University of New York and the Université de Sherbrooke. He has also been a Resident Fellow at the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine at Oxford University.
Here is a list, periodically updated, of guest lectures (as an independent scholar) and presentations at institutions in the Americas and Europe: the American-Scandinavian Foundation, Berkeley (University of California), Bishop’s University, the British Association for Canadian Studies, Cambridge University (Clare College & the Scott Polar Research Institute), the Centre culturel canadien (Paris), Columbia University, the Cinémathèque Québécoise (Montreal), Concordia University, the Institut Jean-Vigo (Perpignan, France), the McCord Museum (Montreal), Montpellier Business School (Montpellier, France), the Muséum de Grenoble (the Natural History Museum of Grenoble, France), the Norwegian Film Institute, Ohio State University (the Byrd Polar Research Center), Oxford University (the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine & the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies), the Pan American Health Organization (Montevideo), Princeton University, Queen’s University (Belfast), Saint Thomas University (Miami), the Sons of Norway (Minneapolis), the Sorbonne, Toulouse Business School (Toulouse, France), the Université Grenoble Alpes, the Université Paul Valéry Montpellier 3, the Université de Perpignan, the Université de Savoie, the Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès, the Université du Littoral Côte d’Opale (Institut des Sciences et de la Mer et du Littoral), the Université du Québec à Rimouski, the Université Paris Cité, University College London, the University of London (the School of Advanced Study), the University of Vermont, international conferences in Argentina, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Sweden and Uruguay, as well as many associations, public libraries, festivals etc.
George is taking The Blinding Sea on tour around the world, and also streaming it as a virtual event to a range of organizations, from universities to foundations, companies, associations and public libraries, giving an accompanying interview, lecture or Zoom conference, for a fee.