Paul Hurley, Ph.D.
Areas of Expertise
Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh, 1988; Dissertation: "The Practical Given" (advisor, Kurt Baier; 2nd reader, David Gauthier); M.A. in Philosophy, University of Pittsburgh, 1986; B.A. in Philosophy with honors, University of Notre Dame, 1982
Awards and Affiliations
Visiting Research Fellowship, Murphy Institute Center for Ethics, Tulane University, 2016-2017
Glenn R. Huntoon Teaching Award, CMC, 2016
David Huntoon Senior Teaching Award, CMC, 2015
Roy P. Crocker Award for Merit, CMC, 2011
Three-time recipient, Wig Distinguished Teaching Award, Pomona College 2005, 1999, 1992
Apple for the Teacher Award, University of Pittsburgh 1987
Phi Beta Kappa, University of Notre Dame 1982
Research and Publications
Book: BEYOND CONSEQUENTIALISM, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, hbk 2009, pbk 2011).
Selected Recent Journal Articles:
"Consequentialism and the Standard Story of Action," The Journal of Ethics (2018).
"Two Senses of Moral Verdict and Moral Overridingness," Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics, Vol. 6 (2016).
"Whose Problem is Non-Identity?" with Rivka Weinberg, The Journal of Moral Philosophy (2014).
"Consequentializing and Deontologizing: Clogging the Consequentialist Vacuum," Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013), pp. 123-53.
"Desire, Judgment, and Reason: Exploring the Path Not Taken," The Journal of Ethics, Volume 11, Number 4 December (2007), pp. 437-463.
"Does Consequentialism Make Too Many Demands, or None at All?", Ethics, Volume 116, Number 4, July (2006), pp. 680-706.
"Fairness and Beneficence," Ethics, Volume 113, No. 4, July (2003), pp. 841-864.