R. J. Snell
R. J. Snell is Director of the Center on the University and Intellectual Life at the Witherspoon Institute in Princeton. Prior to his appointment at the Witherspoon Institute, Dr. Snell was professor of philosophy at Eastern University and the Templeton Honors College. He was also the executive director at the Agora Institute for Civic Virtue and the Common Good. His research interests include ethics, natural law theory, Thomas Aquinas, and Bernard Lonergan, SJ. He is the author of Through a Glass Darkly: Bernard Lonergan and Richard Rorty on Knowing without a God's-eye View (Marquette UP), The Perspective of Love: Natural Law in a New Mode (Wipf & Stock), Acedia and Its Discontents: Metaphysical Boredom in an Empire of Desire (Angelico Press), and (with Steve Cone) Authentic Cosmopolitanism (Wipf & Stock).