Photo credit: Martha Stewart

Photo credit: Martha Stewart

Henry S. Richardson is Professor of Philosophy at Georgetown University in Washington, DC and is a Senior Scholar at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics.  At Harvard, he earned graduate degrees in law and in public policy and his Ph.D. in philosophy (with John Rawls; Martha Nussbaum supervised his Master’s thesis).  He works in moral and political philosophy.  For 2019–20, as a John Simon Guggenheim Fellow, he will be at work on a new book project on the division of moral labor.

He is the author of the following books:

Dr. Richardson was the editor of Ethics (2008-2018).