Thomas Pogge

Thomas Winfried Menko Pogge (/ˈpɒɡi/; born 13 August 1953)[2] is a German philosopher and is the Director of the Global Justice Program and Leitner Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs at Yale University. In addition to his Yale appointment, he is the Research Director of the Centre for the Study of the Mind in Nature at the University of Oslo, a Professorial Research Fellow at the Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics at Charles Sturt University and Professor of Political Philosophy at the University of Central Lancashire's Centre for Professional Ethics. Pogge is also an editor for social and political philosophy for the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy[3] and a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.[4][5]

Thomas Pogge
Thomas Pogge (2014)
Thomas Winfried Menko Pogge

(1953-08-13) 13 August 1953 (age 68)
Alma materHarvard University
Notable work
Realizing Rawls
Awards2013 Gregory Kavka Prize in political philosophy[1]
EraContemporary philosophy
RegionWestern philosophy
InstitutionsYale University
Columbia University
Doctoral advisorJohn Rawls
Main interests
Political philosophy