James Madison Program

Dedicated to the pursuit of scholarly excellence in the fields of constitutional studies and political thought.

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Upcoming Events

Freeing the Mind: What Truly Matters in a Princeton Education
Sep 29, 2023, 4:30 pm
Bowen Hall 222
Coolidge: Rediscovering an American President - Screening at Princeton Garden Theatre
Nov 1, 2023, 4:30 pm
Princeton Garden Theatre
Liberalism and the Christian Origins of Tolerance
Nov 13, 2023, 4:30 pm

Latest News

Madison Program Seeks Applications for 2024-25 Visiting Fellows

The James Madison Program is seeking applications for post-doctoral fellowships and visiting faculty fellowships for the 24-25 academic year.

Each year the Program invites scholars with established records as well as scholars who have recently received their doctorates to apply for appointments as Visiting Fellows, Associate Research…

JMP Executive Director Brad Wilson to Retire; Shilo Brooks to Become Executive Director

The Madison Program has a major announcement: our Executive Director Bradford Wilson, who for almost two decades has served our program with distinction, has announced his plans to retire.

While we will miss Brad dearly, we are excited to announce his successor, Shilo Brooks. Shilo has served admirably as our Assistant Director…

Professor George Offers Advice to Students Entering College in National Review

Professor Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program, offers some advice in National Review to "conservative and religiously observant students who are entering colleges and universities in which their beliefs will place them in the minority, and perhaps make them feel like …