Justin B. Dyer

Justin Dyer is professor of political science and director of the Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy. He completed his M.A. and Ph.D. in Government at the University of Texas at Austin. His research and teaching interests span the fields of American political development, political philosophy, and constitutional law, with a particular interest in the perennial philosophy of natural law. His most recent book, with Micah Watson, is C.S. Lewis on Politics and the Natural Law (2016). He also is the author of Slavery, Abortion, and the Politics of Constitutional Meaning (2013) and Natural Law and the Antislavery Constitutional Tradition (2012). He regularly teaches undergraduate courses on political theory and the U.S. Constitution and graduate seminars on public law.