Andrei Marmor

Professor of Philosophy and Maurice Jones Jr. Professor of Law

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 821-5437
Office: LAW 472

Personal Website


  • B.A. Philosophy, Tel Aviv University, 1/1985
  • LL.B. Law, Tel Aviv University, 1/1987
  • D.Phil. , Oxford University (Balliol College), 1/1990

  • Academic Appointment, Affiliation, and Employment History

    • Professor, USC School of Philosophy, 2004-2005   

    Description of Research

    Summary Statement of Research Interests
    Professor Marmor concentrates his study on legal and moral philosophy. Marmor is the director of the USC Center for Law and Philosophy, and editor in chief of the Journal of Ethics & Social Philosophy,, an online peer-reviewed journal in moral, political and legal philosophy. Marmor has published an extensive amount of work, including several books (by Oxford and Princeton University Presses) and many articles written on diverse topics in philosophy of law.
    Research Specialties
    Legal and Moral Philosophy

    Affiliations with Research Centers, Labs, and Other Institutions

    • The Center for Law and Philosophy, director

    Honors and Awards

    • USC Endowed Professorship, Maurice R Jones Jr. Professor of Law, 8/15/2007-  

    Service to the Profession

    Administrative Appointments
    • Director, Center for Law and Philosophy, 2008-  
    • Director of Graduate Studies, 2014-2015   

    Editorships and Editorial Boards
    • editor in chief, Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy, 05/2005-  

    Professional Offices
    • director, USC Center for Law and Philosophy, 01/2005-  

  • School of Philosophy
  • 3709 Trousdale Parkway
  • Mudd Hall of Philosophy, MHP 113