Paul E. Schofield

Paul E. Schofield

Assistant Professor of Philosophy




PhD, Harvard University; BA, University of Notre Dame

Paul Schofield’s research focuses on moral and political philosophy as well as the philosophy of film. He teaches classes on ethics and politics, the history of philosophy, and the Philosophy of Film. He is completing a book on duties to the self.


Book Project:
On the Very Idea of Duty to Self (under contract with Oxford University Press)

Selected Publications:
Following the Law Because It’s the Law
Action and Agency in THE RED SHOES
Paternalism and Right
“Practical Identity and Duties to the Self”