Researcher biography

Gilbert teaches Environmental Philosophy, Philosophy and Education and Moral and Political Philosophy. He is active in bringing the ideas and practices of philosophy to public forums and issues, including: philosophy cafes, philosothons, public debates and since 1990 he has been promoting philosophy in schools. He was the founding president of the Queensland Association of Philosophy in Schools (1994-6), and president of the Federation of Australasian Philosophy in Schools Associations (2002-3).

Featured projects Duration
Philosophical Inquiry with Children: An Australian history dedicated to creating an inquiring society
Summer Research Scholarship

Areas of research