Lombardo Family Professor of the Humanities


David Estlund has been teaching moral and political philosophy at Brown since 1991. He previously taught at University of California, Irvine, and has spent fellowship years at the Program in Ethics at Harvard, and at Australian National University. His research interests inclue liberalism, justice, democracy, among much else. He is editor most recently of the collection, The Oxford Handbook of Political Philosophy (2013) and author of Democratic Authority: A Philosophical Framework, Princeton University Press 2008, and, Utopophobia: On the Limits (If Any) of Political Philosophy, Princeton University Press 2020.

Brown Affiliations

Research Areas

On the Web