John Hasnas - Freedom of speech and intellectual diversity

John Hasnas is a professor of ethics at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business, a professor of law (by courtesy) at Georgetown Law, and the executive director of the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics. He has published several articles and op-eds and spoken frequently on the need for intellectual diversity and freedom of speech on campus. Professor Hasnas was instrumental in persuading Georgetown to adopt the Chicago Statement as University policy, and continues to work on institutional reforms to make the University’s commitment to freedom of speech meaningful in practice.

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Speaker's Title and Institutional/Organizational Affiliation: Professor - Georgetown University
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Speaking Topics - List up to 5 specific topics or titles, each separated by a semicolon: Freedom of speech, Intellectual diversity
Blackout Dates (Dates speaker is unavailable, Date/Month/Year): None
Distance Willing to Travel: Any/No Limits to Travel Radius
Scholarly Area: Law
Modality of Event : In Person and/or Virtual
Willingness to be recorded: Willing
Speaking Fee (Not including travel/lodging expenses): $0-$5,000 USD
Recent Appearance (1 of 5) -title, host institution, year: Federalist Society conference: Academic Freedom in Higher Education, June 2023
Recent Appearance (2 of 5) -title, host institution, year: Free Speech on Campus, University of Illinois College of Law, April 2023
Recent Appearance (3 of 5) -title, host institution, year: Stanford University, Academic Freedom Conference, November 2022
Recent Appearance (4 of 5) -title, host institution, year: The Ethics of Freedom of Speech - Symposium on Freedom of Speech, Georgetown University, 2022
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