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Founding Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions; Professor at Princeton University

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Robert P. George is McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. He has frequently been a visiting professor at Harvard Law School, teaching philosophy of law and related subjects.

In addition to his academic service, Professor George has served as Chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. He has also served on the President’s Council on Bioethics, as a presidential appointee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights, and as the U.S. member of UNESCO’s World Commission on the Ethics of Science and Technology.

He is a former Judicial Fellow at the Supreme Court of the United States, where he received the Justice Tom C. Clark Award.

He serves on the boards of the Templeton Foundation Religion Trust, the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, the Ethics and Public Policy Center, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, the Heritage Foundation, the National Center on Sexual Exploitation, and the Center for Individual Rights, among others.

Professor George is author of "Making Men Moral: Civil Liberties and Public Morality" (Oxford University Press, 1993), "In Defense of Natural Law" (Oxford University Press, 1999), "The Clash of Orthodoxies" (ISI, 2001) and "Conscience and Its Enemies" (ISI, 2013). He is co-author of "Conjugal Union: What Marriage Is" (Cambridge University Press, 2014), "Embryo: A Defense of Human Life" (2nd edition, Doubleday, 2011), "Body-Self Dualism in Contemporary Ethics and Politics" (Cambridge University Press, 2008), and "What is Marriage?" (Encounter, 2012). He is editor of several volumes, including "Natural Law Theory: Contemporary Essays" (Oxford University Press, 1992), "The Autonomy of Law: Essays on Legal Positivism" (Oxford University Press, 1996), "Natural Law, Liberalism, and Morality" (Oxford University Press, 1996), and "Great Cases in Constitutional Law" (Princeton University Press, 2000), and co-editor of the "Cambridge Companion to Natural Law" (Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Professor George’s articles and review essays have appeared in the Harvard Law Review, the Yale Law Journal, the Columbia Law Review, the University of Chicago Law Review, the Review of Politics, the Review of Metaphysics, the American Journal of Jurisprudence, and Law and Philosophy. He has also written for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, First Things, the Boston Review, and the Times Literary Supplement.

A graduate of Swarthmore College, Professor George holds MTS and JD degrees from Harvard University and the degrees of DPhil, BCL, DCL, and DLitt from Oxford University. He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa at Swarthmore and received a Frank Knox Fellowship from Harvard for graduate study in law and philosophy at Oxford. He holds twenty-two honorary degrees, including doctorates of law, letters, ethics, science, divinity, humane letters, civil law, law and moral values, humanities, and juridical science.

He is a recipient of the United States Presidential Citizens Medal, the Honorific Medal for the Defense of Human Rights of the Republic of Poland, the Bradley Prize for Intellectual and Civic Achievement, the Philip Merrill Award of the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, the Paul Bator Award of the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy, the Sidney Hook Award of the National Association of Scholars, a Silver Gavel Award of the American Bar Association, the Charles Fried Award of the Harvard Law School Federalist Society, the Irving Kristol Award of the American Enterprise Institute, the James Q. Wilson Award of the Association for the Study of Free Institutions, and Princeton University’s President’s Award for Distinguished Teaching. Together with his friend and teaching partner Cornel West, he received the inaugural Leadership Award of Heterodox Academy.

He has given the John Dewey Lecture in Philosophy of Law at Harvard, the Guido Calabresi Lecture in Law and Religion at Yale, the Elizabeth Anscombe Memorial Lecture in Bioethics at Oxford, the Sir Malcolm Knox Lecture in Philosophy at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, and the Frank Irvine Lecture in Law at Cornell.

Professor George is general editor of New Forum Books, a Princeton University Press series of interdisciplinary works in law, culture, and politics. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and is Of Counsel to the law firm of Robinson & McElwee.

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Conscience and Its Enemies: Confronting the Dogmas of Liberal Secularism (American Ideals & Institutions)

Conscience and Its Enemies: Confronting the Dogmas of Liberal Secularism (American Ideals & Institutions)

Clash Of Orthodoxies: Law Religion & Morality In Crisis

Clash Of Orthodoxies: Law Religion & Morality In Crisis

Making Men Moral: Civil Liberties and Public Morality (Clarendon Paperbacks)

Making Men Moral: Civil Liberties and Public Morality (Clarendon Paperbacks)

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Robert P. George Biography

Robert P. George is McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. He has frequently been a visiting professor at Harvard Law School, teaching philosophy of law and related subjects.

In addition to his academic service, Professor George has served as Chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. He has also served on the President’s Council on Bioethics, as a presidential appointee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights, and as the U.S. member of UNESCO’s World Commission on the Ethics of Science and Technology.

He is a former Judicial Fellow at the Supreme Court of the United States, where he received the Justice Tom C. Clark Award.

He serves on the boards of the Templeton Foundation Religion Trust, the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, the Ethics and Public Policy Center, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, the Heritage Foundation, the National Center on Sexual Exploitation, and the Center for Individual Rights, among others.

Professor George is author of "Making Men Moral: Civil Liberties and Public Morality" (Oxford University Press, 1993), "In Defense of Natural Law" (Oxford University Press, 1999), "The Clash of Orthodoxies" (ISI, 2001) and "Conscience and Its Enemies" (ISI, 2013). He is co-author of "Conjugal Union: What Marriage Is" (Cambridge University Press, 2014), "Embryo: A Defense of Human Life" (2nd edition, Doubleday, 2011), "Body-Self Dualism in Contemporary Ethics and Politics" (Cambridge University Press, 2008), and "What is Marriage?" (Encounter, 2012). He is editor of several volumes, including "Natural Law Theory: Contemporary Essays" (Oxford University Press, 1992), "The Autonomy of Law: Essays on Legal Positivism" (Oxford University Press, 1996), "Natural Law, Liberalism, and Morality" (Oxford University Press, 1996), and "Great Cases in Constitutional Law" (Princeton University Press, 2000), and co-editor of the "Cambridge Companion to Natural Law" (Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Professor George’s articles and review essays have appeared in the Harvard Law Review, the Yale Law Journal, the Columbia Law Review, the University of Chicago Law Review, the Review of Politics, the Review of Metaphysics, the American Journal of Jurisprudence, and Law and Philosophy. He has also written for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, First Things, the Boston Review, and the Times Literary Supplement.

A graduate of Swarthmore College, Professor George holds MTS and JD degrees from Harvard University and the degrees of DPhil, BCL, DCL, and DLitt from Oxford University. He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa at Swarthmore and received a Frank Knox Fellowship from Harvard for graduate study in law and philosophy at Oxford. He holds twenty-two honorary degrees, including doctorates of law, letters, ethics, science, divinity, humane letters, civil law, law and moral values, humanities, and juridical science.

He is a recipient of the United States Presidential Citizens Medal, the Honorific Medal for the Defense of Human Rights of the Republic of Poland, the Bradley Prize for Intellectual and Civic Achievement, the Philip Merrill Award of the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, the Paul Bator Award of the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy, the Sidney Hook Award of the National Association of Scholars, a Silver Gavel Award of the American Bar Association, the Charles Fried Award of the Harvard Law School Federalist Society, the Irving Kristol Award of the American Enterprise Institute, the James Q. Wilson Award of the Association for the Study of Free Institutions, and Princeton University’s President’s Award for Distinguished Teaching. Together with his friend and teaching partner Cornel West, he received the inaugural Leadership Award of Heterodox Academy.

He has given the John Dewey Lecture in Philosophy of Law at Harvard, the Guido Calabresi Lecture in Law and Religion at Yale, the Elizabeth Anscombe Memorial Lecture in Bioethics at Oxford, the Sir Malcolm Knox Lecture in Philosophy at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, and the Frank Irvine Lecture in Law at Cornell.

Professor George is general editor of New Forum Books, a Princeton University Press series of interdisciplinary works in law, culture, and politics. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and is Of Counsel to the law firm of Robinson & McElwee.

Robert P. George Videos

  • Our Universities, Natural Law, and Social Conservatism
    The distinguished Princeton moral and legal philosopher discusses the major themes of his work.
  • Professor Robert George on the Supreme Court and Marriage
  • Was Jesus a Socialist? with Robert George and Ron Sider
    Distinguished scholars Robert P. George, Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University and director of the James Madison Program in American...

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  • What are the speaker fees for Robert P. George

    Speaking fees for Robert P. George, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Robert P. George are $20,000 - $30,000 for live events and under $10,000 for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Robert P. George, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Robert P. George speak about?

    Robert P. George is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Education, Government, Law, Political Speakers, Professors, Speakers by Industry, University Speakers, Virtual Speakers.
  • Where does Robert P. George travel from?

    Robert P. George generally travels from Princeton, NJ, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Robert P. George’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Robert P. George for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Robert P. George for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Robert P. George or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.

Robert P. George is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Robert P. George for your event is $20,000 - $30,000. Robert P. George generally travels from Princeton, NJ, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Dr. Cornel West, Akhil Amar, Van Jones, Beau Breslin and Maya L. Harris. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Robert P. George for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Robert P. George Speaker Videos

  • Our Universities, Natural Law, and Social Conservatism
    The distinguished Princeton moral and legal philosopher discusses the major themes of his work.
    Professor Robert George on the Supreme Court and Marriage
  • Was Jesus a Socialist? with Robert George and Ron Sider
    Distinguished scholars Robert P. George, Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University and director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, and Ron Sider, Professor of...

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