Michael Zuckert

Rank

Regular Faculty - Professor

Title

Nancy R. Dreux Professor

Field(s)

Constitutional Law and Politics, Political Theory

Education

Cornell B.A. (1964)
University of Chicago Ph.D. (1973)

Biography

Michael Zuckert is the Nancy R. Dreux Professor of Political Science.  He works in the two fields of Political Theory and Constitutional Studies, in both of which he has published extensively.  He has published Natural Rights and the New Republicanism, the Natural Rights Republic, Launching Liberalism, and (with Catherine Zuckert) The Truth About Leo Strauss in addition to many articles.  He has also edited (with Derek Webb) The Antifederal Writings of the Melancton Smith Circle. He has a book Leo Strauss and the Problem of Political Philosophy (with Catherine Zuckert) coming out in the spring from University of Chicago Press and is completing Natural rights and the New Constitutionalism, a study of American constitutionalism in theoretical context.

Office Hours

Tuesday 10:15-11:30am in Flanner 545 and Friday 9:30-11:00am in Decio 450

Contact Information

Office: 450 Decio and 545 Flanner
Phone: 574-631-8050
Fax: 574-631-4405
Email: zuckert.1@nd.edu

Mailing Address

Department of Political Science
217 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556

Vita

m_zuckert_cv.pdf