David Schmidtz

Keynote speaker

Editor of Social Philosophy & Policy and Head of the Department of Political Economy & Moral Science at the University of Arizona.

After graduating from Arizona in 1988, he spent the next three years at Yale as Assistant Professor, then three more as Associate Professor. Since then, he enjoyed three semesters at Bowling Green in Philosophy and the Social Philosophy and Policy Center, a semester as Visiting Professor at McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, and a semester teaching first year property at Florida State College of Law. He was named Phi Beta Kappa National Scholar in 2014. He was the founding Director of the Arizona Center for Philosophy of Freedom.