John Black's Home Page

Welcome to my home page.

At Vancouver Island University, I am Professor Emeritus,
an Associated Scholar in and former Director of the Alexandro Malaspina Research Centre,
Group Leader for Adventures in Mind,
and a volunteer teacher and board member in ElderCollege.

In June 2017 I retired as Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences,
Co-ordinator of Liberal Studies Abroad,
a member of the Liberal Studies Department,

an associate member of the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies,

a former research associate in the Institute of Practical Philosophy, and a member of Senate.

I teach and volunteer also for Comox Valley Elder College, support Radio Malaspina and play/umpire for the Cowichan XL Cricket Club.

*** This site is, and always will be, under construction! *** 

You can reach me by e-mail at:
You can also view my Curriculum Vitae.