B.A., Carleton College
M.A., Ph.D., The University of Chicago
Professor Michael Boylan has taught philosophy at Marymount University for more than thirty years, as of 2017. His teaching and research interests include ethics, social and political philosophy, the history of philosophy, philosophy of science, philosophy and literature, and ancient biomedicine. He has lectured widely on ethics, law, and political philosophy in 15 countries on 5 continents. Recently, he was the subject of an international conference on human rights in Lithuania. He is the author of 36 books and 140 articles. Among his books are 8 novels, two books of poetry, and a children's book.