Thomas D. Howes

2022-23 Postdoctoral Research Associate; Lecturer in Politics

Thomas D. Howes holds a PhD in philosophy at Catholic University of America, and his work engages in contemporary ethical and political debates from a standpoint of contemporary natural law theory and from a tradition of Thomistic virtue ethics. While at the Madison Program he will be working on incorporating part of his dissertation, which was a political-ethical defense of religious liberty, into a book manuscript about political ethics informed by contemporary natural law theory.