Professor James Ceaser is one of the nation's leading political scientists, and we have the privilege of hosting him for this year's official Constituion Day Lecture. In honor of the occasion, Ceaser will deliver a talk titled "The Constitution as Political Theory."
The talk will take place on October 9, 2014, at 3:30 pm in Room 129 of DeBartolo Hall on the campus of the University of Notre Dame. The lecture is open to the public.
Once again, this annual Constituion Day lecture is graciously sponsored by Notre Dame's Office of Research and the Jack Miller Center.
James W. Ceaser is Professor of Politics at the University of Virginia, where he has taught since 1976. He has written several books on American politics and political thought, including Presidential Selection, Liberal Democracy and Political Science, Reconstructing America, and Nature and History in American Political Development. Professor Ceaser has held visiting professorships at the University of Florence, the University of Basel, Oxford University, the University of Bordeaux, and the University of Rennes. Professor Ceaser is a frequent contributor to the popular press, and he often comments on American Politics for the Voice of America.