Board of Directors

James M.P. Lowry

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (Dalhousie), C.F.A.

Dr. Lowry, formerly Professor of Philosophy at St. Mary’s University, and of Classics and German at Dalhousie University, is presently Research Professor at the Collège Dominicain de Philosophie et Théologie in Ottawa. His publications on the history and tradition of speculative philosophy include: Psyche and Cosmos; Reason and Religion; Metaphysic and Dialectic; and Mentaphysics. The latter is a systematic work of speculative philosophy.

Dr. Lowry – Dominican University College / Collège Universitaire Dominicain


Francis K. Peddle

B.A.(Hons.), B.Ed., (Memorial), LL.B.
(Ottawa), M.A. (Dalhousie), Ph.D. (Boston)

Dr. Peddle is Professor of Philosophy at the Collège Dominicain de Philosophie et Théologie in Ottawa and is a Director of the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation in New York. His publications and writings on speculative philosophy include: Thought and Being: Hegel’s Criticism of Kant’s System of Cosmological Ideas ; Twilight of the Absolute: A Study in the Historicization of Modern Thought; Thought and Ethics: Albert Schweitzer’s Philosophy of Reverence for Life.

Dr. Francis Peddle – Dominican University College / College Universitaire Dominicain