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Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law



Executive Board

Advisory Council




Claire Finkelstein
Algernon Biddle Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy

Founder and Director of the Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law

image Ilya Rudyak
Director of Research
image Ashling Gallagher

Research Fellow

Advisory Council

image Anita Allen
Henry R. Silverman Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy
University of Pennsylvania
image David Gauthier
Professor Emeritus, Philosophy Department
University of Pittsburgh

Ambassador Dell L. Dailey
Dell Dailey and Family

image Martin Lederman
Associate Professor of Law
Georgetown University

Vijay Kumar

UPS Foundation Professor, School of Engineering and Applied Science
University of Pennsylvania

image Sharon Lloyd
Professor of Philosophy, Law, and Political Science
University of Southern California
image Jeff McMahan
Professor of Philosophy
Rutgers University

LTG Paul E. Menoher, Jr.

US Army, Retired

Mary Ellen O’Connell
Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law and Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution
University of Notre Dame Law School


image Rogers Smith
Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science
University of Pennsylvania

William Burke-White
Deputy Dean and Professor of Law
University of Pennsylvania


Executive Board

image William Craven
Chairman of Federal Systems
Norristown, NJ
image Kevin Govern
Associate Professor of Law
Ave Maria School of Law

Paul G. Haaga, Jr.

Member of the Board of Directors, National Public Radio 


Duncan MacIntosh
Professor of Philosophy
Dalhousie University


image Larry May 
W. Alton Jones Professor of Philosophy, Professor of Law, Professor of Political Science
Vanderbilt University
image Christopher W. Morris
Professor of Philosophy
University of Maryland
image Jens Ohlin
Professor of Law
Cornell University Law School
image Connie Rosati
Associate Professor, Philosophy
University of Arizona
image Harvey Rubin
Director of Penn’s Institute for Strategic Threat Analyis and Response (ISTAR), and Associate Dean for Student Affairs in the School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
image Stephen Xenakis
Brigadier General (U.S. Army retired)       Center for Translational Medicine       Physicians for Human Rights 
image Jules Zacher
Board Member- Council For a Livable World