Faculty Affiliate and Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Justin Tosi is an assistant professor of philosophy in the College of Arts & Sciences and a faculty affiliate with the Free Market Institute.
Before joining Texas Tech University, Dr. Tosi served as a Junior Faculty Fellow at the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics in the McDonough School of Business, and as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow and Lecturer in the Philosophy Department at the University of Michigan.
Dr. Tosi's research focuses on social, political, legal, and moral philosophy, and especially state legitimacy, special obligations, and social morality. His work has been published in Philosophy & Public Affairs, Legal Theory, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, and other venues.
He has also published Grandstanding: The Use and Abuse of Moral Talk (coauthored with Brandon Warmke) (Oxford University Press, 2020). Another book, Why It's OK to Mind Your Own Business (coauthored with Brandon Warmke), is under contract with Rouledge and will be published as part of their new series “Why It's OK: The Ethics and Aesthetics of How We Live.”
For more information about Dr. Tosi, please visit https://www.justintosi.com/.
Phone: (806) 834-6331
Office: Holden Hall