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Paterson, Craig

Born: 1965 AD
Currently alive, at 56 years of age.
Nationality: British
Categories: Authors, Philosophers, Researchers, Scholars

Craig Paterson

Gender: Male

Occupation: philosopher, researcher

Birth: (City) Glasgow  (Nation) Scotland -UK (Date) 12/20/1965

Political Affiliation: None

Religion: Anglican


Degree: BA, Description: in Social Sci., with honors, School: Glasgow Caledonian U., Location: Scotland, Year: 1987

Degree: MA, School: U. York, Location: Eng., Year: 1990

Degree: Dip.Lib., Description: Librarianship with distinction, School: Robert Gordon U., Location: Scotland, Year: 1990

Degree: LLB, Description: with distinction, School: U. Edinburgh, Location: Scotland, Year: 1997

Degree: PhD, Description: in Ethics, School: St. Louis U., Year: 2000

Career History

Faculty Providence Coll., 2000-2003; cons. bioethicist BioEthicWorld, Topanga, Calif., 2004-

Librarian U. Coll. North Wales, Bangor, Wales, 1990-1993; legal indexer & bibliographer Faculty of Advocates, Edinburgh, 1993-1995; part time faculty St. Louis U., 1998-2000

Creative Works

Author: (book) Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia: A Natural Law Ethics Approach, Analytical Thomism: Traditions in Dialogue; Contribution of Natural Law Theory to Moral and Legal Debate on Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia; contbr. articles to profl. jours

Civic, Political, and Philanthropic Activities

Mem. gen. coun. U. Edinburgh, 1997-; benefactor Saint Louis U., 2001-; supporter Soc. Authors, 2007-, Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Assn., 2008-, Zimbabwe a National Emergency, 2009-


Honorary Colonel: Kentucky; Honorary Admiral: Kentucky, Alabama, Texas; Honorary Texan; Tennessee Ambassador of Goodwill; Honorary Citizen, City of Austin.

Current Memberships

Fellow: Royal Soc. Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Royal Soc. Health, Royal Asiatic Soc. Great Britain and Ireland, Linnean Soc. London, Royal Anthrop. Inst. Great Britain and Ireland, Royal Soc. Medicine, Royal Soc. Arts, Royal Numismatic Soc.; mem.: NY Acad. Sci., Royal Inst. Great Britain, Royal Inst. Philosophy (assoc.), Am. Philosophical Assn. (assoc.), Am. Acad. Religion, UK Coll. Tchrs., Phi Sigma Tau, Alpha Epsilon Delta (hon.)


s. James Allan and Evelyn Rita (Jackson) Paterson.

Hobbies and Special Interests

History, coin collecting/numismatics, theater, travel, classical and choral music.

Additional Comments

Reviewer for scholarly journals in biomedical ethics and related fields.