Daniel Philpott is Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame. Major themes in Philpott's work include reconciliation in global politics, religious freedom, the role of the Catholic Church in global politics, and sovereignty and the justice of self-determination. 

He has held fellowships at Harvard University, Princeton University, the University of Virginia, the Erasmus Institute at Notre Dame, the Hertie School of Governance, and the Wissenschaftzentrum Berlin, with the latter two on a fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.


ISP Advisee:
Joseph London

Thematic Interests

Religion and global politics; transitional justice; reconciliation; ethics and international relations; political theology

Current Research

Religious freedom and Islam; forgiveness in politics; political theology