Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of Washington
Michael Blake is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Washington. His research focuses on social and political philosophy, with an emphasis on the relationship between social justice and group membership. He is currently writing a book on multicultural politics titled The Politics of Survival: Liberalism, Tolerance, and Multiculturalism. He has also published work on international distributive justice, international criminal adjudication, and immigration. From 1998 to 2002, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Harvard. In 2001-2002 he was a Laurance S. Rockefeller Fellow at the Center for Human Values at Princeton University. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford, his legal training from the Yale Law School, and a B.A. in Economics and Philosophy from the University of Toronto.