Georgetown Law is Closed
Closed - all classes and scheduled events are cancelled for THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015. Designated emergency personnel must report to work on time. Instructional Continuity is in place for the faculty members that wish to exercise it.
Associate Director, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs, Georgetown University, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., Valparaiso; J.D., Georgetown
Michael Kessler is Associate Director of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University and a Visiting Assistant Professor of Government....Continue Reading
Michael Kessler is Associate Director of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University and a Visiting Assistant Professor of Government. His current work is on modern legal and political notions of fundamental rights, particularly about individual moral liberties and religious freedom. He also works on ethics, political theory, and political theology. Kessler received his Ph.D. in Religion and Moral and Political Theory from the University of Chicago, where he was a William Rainey Harper Fellow. Kessler received a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. He graduated with a BA with honors in Theology, a second major in Philosophy, and a Classics minor, from Valparaiso University.