February 20, 2008
Professor Robert P. George is the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University, as well as a member of the President's Council on Bioethics and a former presidential appointee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. He is the author of In Defense of Natural Law, Making Men Moral: Civil Liberties and Public Morality, and The Clash of Orthodoxies: Law, Religion and Morality in Crisis, as well as numerous scholarly articles and book reviews. Prof. George holds a D.Phil from Oxford University, a J.D. from Harvard and an AB from Swarthmore. He has written extensively on stem cells and other bioethics issues.