Karen Haely

Karen Haely

Assistant Professor - Philosophy

Office: Scovel 101
Phone: 330-287-1928
Email: kahaely@wooster.edu


  • B.A. The College of Wooster 1992
  • Ph.D. The Ohio State University 2003

Courses Taught

  • Ethics, Justice, and Society
  • Bioethics/Medical Ethics
  • Race, Gender, and Justice
  • Philosophy of Science

Professional Memberships

Member, Bioethics Network of Ohio (BENO)

Published Work

  • Objectivity in the Feminist Philosophy of Science (published by Continuum Publishing, 2008).
  • “Rape and the Reasonable Man” with Donald C. Hubin, Law and Philosophy 18: 113-139, 1999.

Research Interests

Haely specializes in medical ethics, philosophy of science and feminist epistemology. Her current research interests are in the field of medical ethics regarding conflicts of interest and patient noncompliance.