Bill Glod

Bill Glod

Philosophy Program Officer
Institute for Humane Studies

Bill received his PhD in Philosophy from Tulane University in 2008.  His main research interests are Political Philosophy and Ethics, particularly public reason liberalism and legal paternalism.  He has recently published articles in Reason Papers, the Southern Journal of Philosophy, and HEC Forum. Bill is the Philosophy Program Officer at IHS, where he mentors philosophy graduate students.


The Nature of Rights

From the IHS Vault: Dr. Bill Glod explores the origin and character of rights. In this lecture, he explains two approaches that philosophers use to derive rights, consequential and deontological,…