Meet our Connaught Scholars

Humanities Representative

Mohan Matthen is Canada Research Chair in the Philosophy of Perception at the University of Toronto Mississauga. He was born in India and educated at St Stephen’s College, Delhi and Stanford University. He came to the University of Toronto in 2006, after serving as Head of the Department of Philosophy at the University of British Columbia. Mohan works on philosophical issues in sense perception; Oxford University Press published his Seeing, Doing, and Knowing in 2005 and the Oxford Handbook of the Philosophy of Perception in 2015. He was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in 2012.