Sean Drysdale Walsh is an assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Minnesota Duluth. He was recently a fellow in residence at the Institute for Advanced Study in the Twin Cities at the University of Minnesota.
He earned his Ph.D. and M.A. from the University of Notre Dame, where his dissertation was directed by Karl Ameriks & David Solomon. He holds a B.A. in philosophy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. .
His primary areas of research are in ethics, including virtue ethics and comparative ethics. An hour-long video interview of his research on virtue ethics and global poverty is on the website of the Institute for Advanced Study.