Sophia Reibetanz Moreau

Associate Professor
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B.A. (Toronto); B.Phil. (Oxford); Ph.D. (Harvard); J.D. (Toronto)


Professor Moreau joined the faculty in 2003 as Assistant Professor of Law and Philosophy. From 2002-03, she served as Law Clerk to Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin of the Supreme Court of Canada. Before studying law, she was a Frank Knox Memorial Fellow at Harvard University, where she completed a doctoral dissertation in the Department of Philosophy on practical reasoning, the nature of autonomy and the significance of character.  She now works both on questions in legal and political philosophy and on questions of substantive law (in particular, on constitutionalized equality rights and private sector anti-discrimination law).  She has published twice in Ethics and also in the Journal of Law and EqualityProceedings of the Aristotelian Society, and the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Journal.  Her work also appears in the anthology Making Equality Rights Real: Securing Substantive Equality Under the Charter.


Primary Office

Room FL 3029, Faculty of Law
Tel: 416-946-7830
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Secondary Office

Department of Philosophy

170 St. George St., Rm. 509
Fax: 416-978-8703