Ryan Darr

Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Philosophy of Religion
Office Location: 
5 Ivy Lane, Room 309

Ryan Darr is a postdoctoral research associate in philosophy of religion with interests in religion and ethics. His research focuses on the role of religion and theology in the development of modern notions of agency, causality, and responsibility. In addition to completing a manuscript on the theological origins of utilitarian moral philosophy in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, he is working on a project on individual moral responsibility regarding largescale structural problems such as climate change. He holds a Ph.D. in religious studies from Yale University.