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.
Religion and global politics; transitional justice; reconciliation; ethics and international relations; political theology
Religious freedom and Islam; forgiveness in politics; political theology
‘Religious Freedom in Islam’ Review: Politics and Pluralism
May 13, 2019
Faculty Fellow Daniel Philpott, a Notre Dame professor who was initially mentioned as a potential commission member, was mentioned in The Wall Street Journal's article: "Religious Freedom in Islam’ Review: Politics and Pluralism."
Pope Reaches Out to Muslims, Champions Migrants in Morocco
Mar 30, 2019
Faculty Fellow Daniel Philpott (political science & peace studies) was mentioned in an article in The Wall Street Journal about Pope Francis' recent visit to Morocco.
Panel: Reconciliation, Justice Go Hand in Hand on Global, Personal Levels
Feb 5, 2019
Faculty Fellow Daniel Philpott (political science and peace studies) participated in a panel hosted by the National Catholic Register about the need for justice and reconciliation on interpersonal and international levels.