• Robert Lusch: 1949 - 2017.

    Executive Director of the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship at Eller 2010 - 2015.


    Eulogy for Robert Lusch

  • The topic of the most recent SPP conference was "Learning and Changing Norms." For more information and a list of speakers, click here.

    Social Philosophy & Policy Conference

  • Sixteen high school teachers from around Arizona and beyond participated in a two-week comprehensive training workshop. The content, network, and lessons will help these teachers bring this core economics curriculum to high school juniors and seniors.


    Teacher Training


  • faculty


  • Alumni


  • Publications


The mission of the Center for the Philosophy of Freedom is to promote the understanding and appreciation of the ideals of freedom and responsibility along four dimensions: published research, undergraduate education, graduate education, and community outreach.

Arizona is ranked #1 in the world in political philosophy by the Philosophical Gourmet Report, the profession's definitive rating guide.

Center News

Brian Kogelmann Accepts Assistant Professorship at Maryland

Graduate Fellow Brian Kogelman has accepted a tenure-track position at the University of Maryland. He will be an Assistant Professor in the... read more

Chris Howard Accepts Offer at Chapel Hill

Starting in the Fall, Graduate Fellow Chris Howard will be a Research Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of North Carolina at... read more

Danny Shahar Accepts Postdoc at UNC Chapel Hill

This upcoming Fall, Freedom Center fellow Danny Shahar will start a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship in the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics... read more

Contact Us

Contact Info

Arizona Freedom Center
845 N. Park Ave., Suite 280
P.O. Box 210158B
Tucson, AZ 85721
Tel: (520) 621-3129
Fax: (520) 626-8361

Center Director

Center Director
David Schmidtz

Associate Director
Carmen Pavel