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Douglas N. Husak
Visiting Professor of Law

Fordham University School of Law
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023

Telephone: 646.312.8733
Fax: 212.636.6899
Office: Room 342

Both a lawyer and a noted philosopher, Professor Husak joins us in the fall from Rutgers–New Brunswick, where his work explores the links between moral philosophy and substantive criminal law, as well as decisions about criminalization and the moral limits of the criminal sanction.


  • Professor of Philosophy and Law, Department of Philosophy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick
  • Professor, Rutgers–Newark Law School
  • Visiting Professor, University of Michigan School of Law


  • Ph.D., J.D., Ohio State University
  • B.A., Denison University