Dr. Sabrina Weiss

About Dr. Sabrina Weiss

Dr. Sabrina Weiss specializes in developing theoretical models that represent the ethical and social dimensions of issues at the intersection of science, technology, and society.  Topics of interest include gender and sexuality, discourse theory, bodies and cyborgs, bioethics, food ethics, and innovative pedagogies, as well as the institutional and change dimensions affecting those areas.

Dr. Weiss earned a B.S. from Stanford’s Science, Technology, and Society program, an M.S. in Bioethics from Albany Medical College, and a Ph.D. in Science and Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and is a former U.S. Naval Officer (ROTC) who served overseas in Japan and at the Office of Naval Research.  An interdisciplinary and international scholar, Dr. Weiss has taught at Rochester Institute of Technology, which houses the National Institute for the Deaf, and at Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany.  Dr. Weiss is a coauthor of Worlds of ScienceCraft: New Horizons in Sociology, Philosophy and Science Studies (2009).

Animals and Us Online Course

Animals and Us Online Course, Dr. Sabrina Weiss

Explore the many types of relationships we have with our cousins and discuss what we can do to connect and respect them. 

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Food: Culture, Health, Justice Online Course

Food: Culture, Health, Justice, Dr. Sabrina Weiss

In this online course, we will connect food to personal values, historical events, ethics about animals, the environment, & laws and policies.

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Introductory Philosophy

Special Topics: Introductory Philosophy, Dr. Sabrina Weiss

This online course will explore Western ethical thought through a philosophical approach using case studies that are commonly taught at the college level.

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Special Topics: Current Issues

Special Topics: Current Issues, Dr. Sabrina Weiss

These three 4-week sessions offer a quick overview of three current topics connected to science, technology, and values that are relevant to us today.

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