• Larry Temkin
  • Larry Temkin
  • Distinguished Professor
  • Specialties: Normative Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy, Applied Ethics
  • Office: 106 Somerset St - 523
  • Phone: (848) 932-0412





Ph.D. Princeton. Larry Temkin, Distinguished Professor, is the author of Rethinking the Good: Moral Ideals and the Nature of Practical Reasoning (OUP, 2012) and Inequality (OUP, 1993). He has received fellowships from the Danforth Foundation, the National Humanities Center, Harvard’s Safra Center for Ethics, All Souls College Oxford, the National Institutes of Health, the Australian National University, and Princeton, where he was the Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Professor for Distinguished Teaching. He has received eight major teaching awards, including Rice University’s George R. Brown Prize for Excellence in Teaching, the Nicholas Salgo Distinguished Teacher Award, the Phi Beta Kappa Outstanding Teaching Award, and Rutgers’s Award for Distinguished Contributions to Undergraduate Education.