Contact Us

Return to Campus Update:

If you need to speak in person with anyone in the Philosophy Department, including the undergraduate advisor, we ask that you email that person first to book an appointment before coming to the Department.

Location and reception hours

The Department of Philosophy is located on the west side of the West Mall Centre (Diamond Building) on the fourth and fifth floors. The general office is located on the fourth floor (room #4629).

4629 West Mall Centre, Simon Fraser University

8888 University Dr., Burnaby, BC  V5A 1S6

Email for general inquiries:

Phone: 778.782.3343 (email is preferred)

See more contact emails on the right


Faculty Research Summary

Download as PDF here

Download a complete listing of faculty research interests here.

Key Contacts

Dr. Endre Begby , Interim Department Chair
Office: WMC 4627
Phone: 778.782.6647

Dr. Holly Andersen, Graduate Chair 
Office: WMC 5611
Phone: 778.782.4851

Dr. Tom Donaldson, Undergraduate Chair
Office: WMC 5603
Phone: 778.782.3422

Mr. Jay Leardi, Undergraduate Advisor & Communications
Office: WMC 4604
Phone: 778.782.5096

Spring 2022: to request an advising appointment send an email to

Mrs. Laura Bologea, Manager,  Academic and Administrative Services 
Office: WMC 4625
Phone:  778.782.4852 (forwarded)
Email: (preferred)

Mrs. Linda Sheldon, Assistant to the Chair and Graduate Program Assistant 
Office: WMC 4610
Phone: 778.782.6859

Mr. Lucian Dandarau, Department and Undergraduate Assistant 
Office: WMC 4629
Phone:  778.782.3343 (forwarded)
Email: (preferred)