James Renwick Hogg Professor of Mental and Moral Philosophy
326 Pardee
(610) 330-5165


  • Ph.D., University of Arizona

Teaching interests: ethics; applied ethics; political philosophy;  philosophy of law

Research interests: rights; political philosophy; philosophy of law

Honors: Student Government Superior Teaching Award; Marquis Distinguished Teaching Award; Jones Lecture Award for excellence in teaching and scholarship; Crawford Award for a high standard of classroom instruction

two anthologies and a number of articles on his areas of research interest — rights, political philosophy, and philosophy of law — in journals including Law & Philosophy, The Journal of Social Philosophy, Social Theory and Practice, The Canadian Journal of Philosophy, Noûs, and Analysis.