An award-winning filmmaker, author and translator, I have 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. I have worked at Athabasca University (as visiting professor), and for a medical research institute at the University of Toronto, a graduate business school and various university health centres affiliated with the Université de Montréal, an NHS research centre affiliated with Oxford University Hospitals, and the University of British Columbia. I have also been a Resident Fellow at the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine at Oxford University.
Here is a list, periodically updated, of sessional lecture appointments, guest lectures (as an independent scholar) and lecture-screenings 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), the Cinémathèque Québécoise (Montreal), Columbia University, Concordia University, the Institut Jean-Vigo (Perpignan, France), the McCord Museum (Montreal), McGill University, 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, the State University of New York, 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 de Sherbrooke, 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.
I am screening and streaming The Blinding Sea around the world 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.