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Lawrence Simon

Associate Professor of Philosophy and Environmental Studies Emeritus

Current teaching schedule available on the public course finder.

lawrence simon


  • Ph. D. (Boston)
  • M.A./B.A. (Cambridge)
  • A.B. (Oxford)
  • A.B. (Pennsylvania)

 My areas of research and teaching include moral philosophy (metaethics and normative theory), environmental ethics, political philosophy and the philosophy of the social sciences. The main focus of my current research involves the normative aspects of environmental issues, especially questions of justice with regard to climate change and sustainability.