Faculty Associates


Barrymore Bogues
Professor | Africana Studies
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Corey Brettschneider
Professor | Political Science


Corey Brettschneider is Professor of Political Science and Public Policy at Brown University, where he teaches courses in political theory and public law. He received a PhD in Politics from Princeton University and a JD from Stanford University.... 


Mark S. Cladis
Professor and Chair | Religious Studies


Mark S. Cladis is the Brooke Russell Astor Professor of the Humanities in the Department of Religious Studies. He is the author of Public Vision, Private Lives (Oxford University Press, 2003; paperback edition, Columbia University Press... 


David Estlund
Lombardo Professor of the Humanities  | Philosophy 

David Estlund is the Lombardo Family Professor of Humanities, in the Department of Philosophy at Brown University. He has been teaching moral and political philosophy at Brown University since 1991. He previously taught at University of... 

Andrew D. Foster
Professor | Economics

Andrew Foster received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1988. He is an empirical microeconomist with interests in the areas of population, environment, development, and health. Recent work has examined...

Nancy Khalek
Assistant Professor | Religious Studies  

Nancy Khalek is Assistant professor of Religious Studies and specializes in Islam in the early classical period. She received her PhD in history from Princeton University in 2006. She is interested in issues of identity, narrative and...


Sharon Krause
Professor and Chair | Political Science 

Sharon Krause is Professor of Political Science. She is the author of Liberalism with Honor(Harvard University Press, 2002); Civil Passions: Moral Sentiment and Democratic Deliberation (Princeton University Press, 2008); and...

Charles Larmore
Professor | Philosophy


Larmore's work in moral and political philosophy has focused on such topics as the foundations of political liberalism, the nature of the self, and the nature of moral judgment. He has also published extensively on figures and problems in the... 


Thomas A. Lewis
Professor | Religious Studies

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Graduate School

Thomas A. Lewis is Professor of Religious Studies and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Graduate School. He has taught previously at the University of Iowa and at Harvard University. He specializes in religious ethics and philosophy of religion in the modern West and has strong interests...

Glenn C. Loury
Professor | Economics 


Glenn C. Loury is the Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences and Professor of Economics at Brown University. He has taught previously at Boston, Harvard and Northwestern Universities, and the University of Michigan. He holds a B.A. in... 

James A. Morone
Professor | Political Science 


James Morone is the John Hazen White Professor of Political Science and Public Policy and Director of the Taubman Center for Public Policy at Brown University. He grew up in Rio de Janeiro and New York, received his BA from Middlebury College and... 

Bernard M. Reginster
Professor | Philosophy 


Bernard Reginster received his PhD from the University of Pennsylvania in 1992. He taught at Loyola Marymount University before coming to Brown in 1994.
Reginster's research has focused mostly on issues in ethics, metaethics, and moral... 


Kenneth S. Sacks
Professor | History 

Kenneth S. Sacks came to Brown in 1995 and is Professor of History and Classics; he previously held the same positions at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He works on ancient Greek intellectual history, classical reception, and American...


Mark C. Suchman
Professor | Sociology 


Professor Mark Suchman (Ph.D. Stanford University, JD Yale Law School) came to Brown in 2008 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he held appointments in both the Sociology Department and the Law School. His research interests center... 

Michael Vorenberg
Associate Professor | History 


Michael Vorenberg received his A.B. and Ph.D. from Harvard University, which awarded him the Bowdoin Prize for the best graduate essay, the Harold K. Gross Prize for the best dissertation in history, and the Delancey Jay Prize for the best work...