Department of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy

Ethics and Philosophy of Law

lawFaculty expertise includes ethics, moral psychology, moral epistemology, theories of rights and justice, constitutional theory and interpretation, philosophical foundations of criminal law, natural law theory, responsibility and autonomy, philosophical foundations of evidence, legal reasoning, and bioethics.

Students who wish to enter the joint JD/PhD program must secure admission separately to each unit; by counting law classes towards the PhD and philosophy classes towards the JD, students can save up to a year's worth of coursework.