Holding a doctorate from the University of California, Irvine, Bourgeois has lectured at the University of Salzburg, Austria, California, San Diego and British Columbia. He has taught at Kwantlen College in Surrey and served on the Ethics Committee of Surrey Memorial Hospital. His book Persons-What Philosophers Say About You (Wilfrid Laurier, 1995) is an exploration of Western philosophical ideas about persons from the Ancient Greeks to the present.

[BCBW 2003]