SCAS News - 26 November, 2014

Former SCAS Fellow Roy Bhaskar has Passed Away

Former SCAS Fellow Roy Bhaskar sadly passed away on 19 November 2014. Professor Bhaskar, born in
1944, was the initiator of the philosophy of critical realism. He also had a broad interest in subjects ranging
from health and well-being to curriculum studies, theories of learning and assessment amongst others. Since
2007 he worked at the Institute of Education, University of London, where he in 2011 also founded the
International Centre of Critical Realism and became its Director.

Roy Bhaskar was in residence at the Swedish Collegium during the academic year 2003-04.