Professional Associations
Laura Westra


Appointed as Senior Associate at the York Centre for Applied Sustainability (for a term to expire June 30, 2004), York University, Toronto, Ont.
2001 Senior Visiting Scholar for the Centre for Refugee Studies, York University, Toronto, Ont.
2001 Member Editorial Board, Journal of Ecosystem Health, University of Guelph, Canada.
1998 - 2001 Book Review Editor, Journal of Ecosystem Health, Editor, David Rapport, University of Guelph, Canada.
1997 Member Editorial Board Ethics and the Environment, University of Georgia, Athens.
1996 Reviewer for the National Science Foundation (USA) "Directorate for Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences".
1994 Member, Editorial Board Environmental Ethics, Denton University Press, Texas.
1994 Reviewer of "Engineering, Ethics and the Environment" for Chapman and Hall Publishers, by P. Aarne Vesilind, Duke University.
1995 October Issue of Business Ethics Quarterly, invited Co-Editor with Editor Patricia Werhane, on the joint topics "Business and the Environment".
1994 Reviewer, Routledge, Publishers (UK), "Terrorism, Security and Nationality, An Introductory Study in Applied Political Philosophy, " by P. Gilbert.
1993 Referee, Ancient Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh, R. Polansky, ed.
1993 Appointment to IUCN Commission of Environmental Strategy and Planning.
1992 Referee, Environmental Ethics, University of North Texas Press, Denton TX, ed. E. Hargrove.
1991 Member Editorial Board, Environmental Values, Journal, U.K. The White House Press, Andrew Johnson MA, DPhil., Ed., 10 High St., Cambridge, CB3 8NR.
1990 - 1991 Helping to design and draft a professional code of ethics for the American Pythopathology Society, in cooperation with Dr. Stowell. PACE Consulting, San Diego, and the APS Public Responsibility Committee, involving consideration of and comparisons among several existing related and unrelated codes.
1990 Member Editorial Board, Problemi di Bioetica, Instituto di Antropologia, UniversitÓ di Firenze, Italy, (from no. 11, 1991).

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April 2011