Board of Scholars

The JWI Board of Scholars is a collection of the most devoted members of our Senior Seminars. These leading scholars collaborate in shaping the program. Additionally, these scholars have a key role in identifying other scholars, as well as judges and lawyers, who have an interest in Natural Law.

Hadley Arkes

Founder & Co-Director

John Baker

Professor Emeritus of Law at Louisiana State University Law School

Francis Beckwith

Professor of Philosophy & Church-State Studies at Baylor University

Gerry Bradley

Co-Director of the James Wilson Institute

Paul DeHart

Associate Professor of Political Science at Texas State University

Robert Destro

Professor of Law at The Catholic University of America's Columbus School of Law

Justin Dyer

Executive Director of the Civitas Institute and Dean and Jack G. Taylor Regents Prof. at the University of Texas at Austin

David Forte

Professor of Law Emeritus at Cleveland State University

Daniel Mahoney

Professor of Political Science Emeritus at Assumption University

Daniel Mark

Assistant Professor of Political Science at Villanova University

Robert Miller

Professor of Law at the University of Iowa College of Law

Michael Pakaluk

Professor of Ethics and Social Philosophy at the Catholic University of America

Daniel Robinson

Emeritus Board Member (1937-2018)

Michael Uhlmann

Emeritus Board Member (1939-2019)

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