Bowling Green State University


Free Market Research Program Name:  Philosophy, Politics, Economics & Law Program

Program Director:  Kevin Vallier

University Bio:


Kevin Vallier is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Bowling Green State University. He received his BA in philosophy from Washington University in St. Louis in 2004 and his PhD from the University of Arizona in 2011. His interests lie within political philosophy, political economy, normative ethics and philosophy of religion. He is presently writing a book manuscript on the proper place of religious commitment in liberal politics tentatively titled Beyond Separation: Uniting Liberal Politics and Public Faith. He spent the ’11-’12 school year as a research associate at Brown University’s Political Theory Project.

He has published articles appearing in journals including Utilitas, The Journal of Moral Philosophy, Philosophical Studies, Public Affairs Quarterly, Philosophy and Social Criticism, and The Australasian Journal of Philosophy.

Contact Info:

Assistant Professor Kevin Vallier
Department of Philosophy
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

Office: 312 Shatzel Hall

Office Phone: 419-372-2560

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