Spring 2022


Spring 2022

This is a partial, rough-cut list of bioethics minor-related courses for the Spring 2022 semester.  The courses are arranged according to our grid of minor requirements. If anyone spots a relevant course on SIS that is not listed below, please contact Prof. Zigon at jz8h@virginia.edu 

Intro Bioethics Courses


ANTH 2280 - Medical Anthropology


MW 4:00-4:50pm


PHIL 1740 - Issues of Life and Death

Rebecca Stangl

MoWe 11:00-11:50am


RELG 2650 - Theological Bioethics

James Henry

MoWe 2:00-2:50pm


Biopolitics Requirement


ANTH 3290 - Biopolitics and the Contemporary Condition

Christopher Stephan

Tu 3:30-6:00pm

Ethical (E) and Political Philosophy (P) Requirement:

At least one course under this two-course requirement must be in ethics (although two can be if the student wishes), and one must be at the 3000 level or higher.


ANTH 3295 - Moral Experience (E)

Jarrett Zigon

Th 3:30-6:00pm


ANTH 3590 - Political Movements, Democracy, and Social Life (P)

Greg Flynn-Sollish

MoWe 2:00-3:15pm


Phil 3640 - Political Philosophy (P)

Nate Adams

TuTh 8:00-9:15am


Phil 3710 - Ethics (E)

Talbot Brewer

TuTh 9:30-10:45am


PLIR 3310 - Ethics and Human Rights in World Politics (E or P)

Michael Smith

MoWe 3:00-3:50pm


PLPT 1010 - Introduction to Political Theory (P)

Kevin Duong

MoWe 9:00-9:50am


PLPT 3030 - Contemporary Political Thought (P)

Jennifer Rubenstein 

MoWe 11:00am-12:15pm


RELC 3465 - History of Christian Ethics (E)

Laura Hawthorne

MoWe 3:30-6:00pm




Bioethics Electives


AAS 2224 - Black Femininities and Masculinities in the US Media

Lisa Shutt

Mo OR Tu 2:00-4:30


AAS 3500 - African American Healthcare Professionals

Pamela Reynolds

Mo 6:00-8:30pm


AAS 3500- Race and Medicine in America from 1960-present

Liana Richardson

TuTh 9:30-10:45am


ANTH 2270 - Race, Gender, and Medical Science

Gertrude Fraser

MoFr 12:00-12:50pm


ANTH 3370 - Power and the Body

George Mentore

TuTh 9:30-10:45am


ANTH 3590 - Empathy and the Conditions for Care

Christopher Stephan

We 3:30-6:00pm


ANTH 3590 - Gender and Sexuality in Asia & the Pacific

Sylvia Tidey

Tu 5:00-7:30pm


ANTH 3590 - African American Women & Cultural Politics of Body Size

Gertrude Fraser

TuTh 2:15-3:30pm


ANTH 5360 - World Mental Health

Richard Merkel

We 6:30-9:00pm


GRNU 5230 - Ethical and Legal Issues in American Health Care 

Ashley Hurst

Tu 1:00-4:00pm


HHE 5700 Bioethics Internship Seminar - Health Policy and Administration

Lois Shepherd

Tu 2:00-5:00pm


HHE 5701 - Bioethics Internship Seminar - Clinical Ethics

Mary Faith Marshall

Th 2:00-5:00pm


HIST 2559 - Fascism: a Global History

Kyrill Kunakhovich

MoWe 9:00-9:50am


HIUS 2053 - Technologies of American Life

David Singerman

TuTh 2:00-3:15pm


HIUS 3162 - Digitizing American Life

Brian Balogh

MoWe 9:00-9:50am


HIUS 3612 - Gender & Sexuality in America, 1865 to Present

Bonnie Hagerman

MoWe 12:00-12:50pm


MDST 3510 - Rendering AI: Cinema and Artificial Intelligence

William Little

TuTh 11:00am-12:15pm


PHIL 3330 - Animal Minds and Animal Ethics

Walter Ott

MoWe 2:00-3:15pm


PHIL 3800 - Feminist Philosophy

Elizabeth Barnes

TuTh 12:30-1:45pm


PLAP 2030 - Politics, Science, and Values: An Introduction to Environmental Policy

Deborah Lawrence

MoWeFr 1:00-1:50pm


PLCP 4500 - Power, Violence and Inequality in the Global South

Denise Walsh

Th 4:30-7:00pm


PLPT 4500 - Race, Empire and the Struggle for Democracy

Siddhant Issar

Th 6:00-8:30pm


PHS 3104 - Introduction to Epidemiology: Methodological and Ethical Considerations

Jean Eby

TuTh 2:00-3:15pm


PHS 3825 - Global Public Health: Challenges and Innovations

Chris Colvin

TuTh 9:30-10:45am


PHS 4050 - Public Health Policy

Kathryn Quissell, or Chris Colvin

TuTh 2:00pm - 3:15pm, or TuTh 12:30pm - 1:45pm


RELG 2210 - Religion, Ethics, & Global Environment

Willis Jenkins

TuTh 11:00am-12:15pm


RELC 3465 - American Religion, Social Reform, and Democracy

Heather Warren

MoWe 2:00-3:15pm


RELG 3405 - Introduction to Black and Womanist Religious Thought

Ashon Crawley

Mo 3:30-6:00pm


RELJ 3052 – Responses to the Holocaust

Jennifer Geddes

Th 2:00-4:30pm


SOC 2052 - Sociology of the Family 

William Wilcox 

MoWe 9:00-9:50


SOC 2320 - Gender and Society

Elissa Zeno

MoWe 10:00-10:50am


SOC 2520 - The Medicalization of Death in American Society

Natalie Aviles

MoWe 2:00-3:15pm


SOC 3700 - Health and Society

David Skubby

TuTh 12:30-1:45pm


WGS 2559 - Race & Power in Gender and Sexuality

Lily van Diepen



WGS 2600 - Human Sexualities

Lisa Speidel

TuTh 12:30-1:45pm


WGS 3240 - Gender, Race and Sport: A History of the American Sportswoman

Bonnie Hagerman

TuTh 12:30-1:45pm


WGS 3559 - Reproductive Justice

Brittany Leach

TuTh 5:00-6:15pm

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