May 4, 2023
The Faculty of Education is delighted to announce that Dr. Claudia Ruitenberg, has been appointed President-Elect of the Philosophy of Education Society (PES).
Dr. Ruitenberg will serve as President in 2024–2025 and will preside over the Philosophy of Education Society Conference in March 2025.
“I am honoured and delighted to have been entrusted with this role. I have attended and presented at the PES annual conferences since 2002, and I consider it my main academic home.”
— Dr. Claudia Ruitenberg
Founded in 1940, the Philosophy of Education Society is an international forum that promotes the philosophic treatment of educational practice, policy and research, advances the quality of teaching the philosophy of education, and cultivates fruitful relationships between and among philosophers, philosophers of education and educators. The membership of PES comprises hundreds of faculty, graduate students, and other interested parties from around the globe. PES hosts an annual conference—dedicated to the dissemination of scholarly research related to philosophy of education—at various locations throughout North America.
Congratulations, Dr. Ruitenberg, on this distinguished appointment!