Marie Newhouse is a senior lecturer in law, philosophy, and public policy at the University of Surrey. Her research focuses on issues in legal philosophy, especially Kantian accounts of legal obligation, the nature of the state's legislative authority, and the nature of criminal wrongdoing. She holds a B.A. in political science from the University of Washington, a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law, and a Ph.D. in public policy from Harvard University. Previously, Dr. Newhouse was an associate at Sirianni Youtz Spoonemore & Hamburger in Seattle and a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute's Center for Legal Reform in New York.
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Convenor: Criminal Law 1 (LAW1029)
Ph.D. supervision: I am happy to consider supervising projects at the intersection of law and philosophy, particularly those working within Kantian paradigms.