Dr. Cordelia Fine

Dr. Cordelia Fine

Cordelia Fine is an ARC Future Fellow at the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, and an Associate Professor at Melbourne Business School.

Since completing her PhD at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at University College London, Cordelia has held research appointments at the School of Philosophy & Bioethics at Monash University, at the Centre for Applied Philosophy & Public Ethics at the Australian National University, and at the Centre for Agency, Values & Ethics (CAVE) at Macquarie University. 

Her research explores the social, ethical and philosophical implications of social psychological and neuroscientific research, and is currently focused on methodological, conceptual and ethical concerns arising from neurobiological investigations and accounts of sex differences, and the effects of beliefs about gender on organisational judgement and behaviour.

Cordelia's latest book, Delusions of Gender: How our minds, society, and neurosexism create difference (NY: Norton) was short-listed for the Victorian Premier's Literary Award for Non-Fiction, the Best Book of Ideas Prize 2011, the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize 2010 and the biannual international cross-genre Warwick Prize 2013.