Letting children think big
Teaching children philosophy can help improve academic results. But more importantly, it allows children a space to make sense of the world, and meaning in their lives.
Art and soul
Performance art gives voice to our sense of what it means to belong; our identity and cultural evolution.
Philosophy and feminism in the 17th century
British writer Mary Astell is a shining example of how women have long played a role in shaping modern philosophical thought.
A higher state of consciousness
An interdisciplinary project aims to unlock one of the world's greatest mysteries, and potentially advance our understanding of machine learning.
Exploring what we hold sacred
A better understanding of our deep emotional attachment to sacredness could help resolve deadlocks in long-running and seemingly intractable conflicts.
Joanne Lao’s marketing degree propelled her into one of the world’s biggest global advertising groups, where she’s chief executive of Greater China operations.
Changing the world, one veggie patch at a time
Fabian Capomolla believes you can feed the soul, not just the body, when food is grown with love.
Where the heart is
When it comes to people’s homes, neither Di Winkler nor Dan McKenna are prepared to accept the status quo. They're challenging traditional housing models for a greater social good.
Reducing the road toll on country roads
Flexible road barriers are being rolled out on high-risk Victorian roads after research showed they eliminated up to 90 per cent of fatal and serious crashes.
For the greater good?
Sometimes, improving public health can mean infringing on people’s rights and compromising their interests.
Friday the 13th: why the fear?
It's just another day, right? So why is there so much superstition surrounding it?
How the new Pride building got its groove
Bringing together key members of the LGBTIQ community was critical to discovering what they wanted the Pride Centre to be and helped guide its design principle.
A world in transition
All the framework used to make sense of the world's problems no longer seems to account for what we experience today.
My mind went a-wanderin'...
Spontaneous thought takes up a large part of our waking consciousness, but that doesn't mean it's bad – it just depends on when you do it.
Taking the fight to cyberbullying
In the wake of Amy "Dolly" Everett's suicide, a more proactive, comprehensive approach is needed to tackle youth mental health challenges.
Rugby, politics and historical amnesia
South Africans supporting visiting NZ Zealand rugby teams took root as an expression of defiance against apartheid.
Whose profit? Why bioethics needs a global perspective
While it is multi-disciplinary in perspective, in practice the field is dominated by moral philosophy, a discipline concerned with articulating and defending the rights and wrongs of behaviours
Professor of Sociology
Assistant lecturer, XYX Space Gender and Communication Lab
Associate Professor, School of Mathematical Sciences
Senior Research Fellow at Monash University Accident Research Centre
Deputy Head of Art Design and Architecture (MADA) Design Department
Professor of Philosophy, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Professor, Monash Bioethics Centre
Associate Professor, Department of Architecture and Director of the XYX Lab
Professor of Psychology, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Associate Professor, Philosophy, School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies
PhD student, Faculty of Education
Executive Director of the Monash Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)
Associate Professor, Philosophy
Associate Professor, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
ARC Future Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy
Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering
Senior Lecturer, Education Psychology Activities
Senior Lecturer, School of Languages, Cultures, Literatures and Linguistics
Lecturer, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies, Faculty of Arts