Brandon Warmke


Position: Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Director of Graduate Admissions, Placement Director
Phone: (419) 372-7142
Address: 311 Shatzel Hall

Brandon Warmke works in the areas of moral philosophy, moral psychology, and social philosophy. He writes primarily on moral responsibility, forgiveness, punishment, and public discourse. He received his PhD from the University of Arizona. 

Currently, he is writing Grandstanding: The Use and Abuse of Moral Talk, a book on the ethics of public discourse with Justin Tosi, forthcoming with Oxford University Press. 

Selected Publications

"Responsibility and Situationism," forthcoming, Oxford Handbook of Moral Responsibility.

"God's Standing to Forgive," forthcoming, Faith and Philosophy.

"Does Situationism Threaten Free Will and Moral Responsibility?" (with Michael McKenna), forthcoming, Journal of Moral Philosophy.

"Forgiveness" (with Paul Hughes), 2017, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 

"Moral Grandstanding" (with Justin Tosi), 2016, Philosophy & Public Affairs. 

"The Normative Significance of Forgiveness," 2016, Australasian Journal of Philosophy.

"The Economic Model of Forgiveness," 2016, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly.

"Articulate Forgiveness and Normative Constraints," 2015, Canadian Journal of Philosophy.

"Two Arguments Against the Punishment-Forbearance Account of Forgiveness," 2013, Philosophical Studies.

His Academia page is here.

His personal website is here.