Paul Weithman

Paul  Weithman


Glynn Family Honors Collegiate
Professor of Philosophy

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Department of Philosophy
University of Notre Dame
100 Malloy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556

Phone: (574) 631-5182

Office: 406 Malloy Hall and 309 O'Shaughnessy Hall



Ph.D. Harvard

Areas of Interest

Contemporary Political Philosophy, Ethics, Medieval Political Philosophy


Recent Articles:

(1) “Relational Equality, Inherent Stability and the Reach of Contractualism”, Social Philosophy and Policy 31,2 (2015): 92-113.


(2) “The Original Position from Theory to Political Liberalism” in The Cambridge Companion to the Original Position (Cambridge University Press, 2015), ed. Hinton, pp. 224-46.


(3) "Solidarity and Economic Inequality" (in preparation)


(4) "Another Voluntarism: John Rawls on Political Legitimacy," proceedings of a conference on "Legitimacy and the State" (Oxford University Press, forthcoming)


(5) "Hobbes on Personation and Authorization," Interpreting Hobbes's Political Thought (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming) ed. Lloyd


(6) “Constructivism, Baseball and Christian Ethics” volume on constructivism and Christian Ethics (Routledge, forthcoming) ed. Jung


(7) “Autonomy and Disagreement about Justice in Political Liberalism,“ Ethics (forthcoming)


Online Papers:


Paul  Weithman's Curriculum Vitae (PDF)