Andrew Forsyth

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Lecturer in Humanities, Associate Dean and Chief of Staff (Yale College)


Andrew Forsyth is Associate Dean and Chief of Staff in Yale College. He received his Ph.D. from Yale’s Department of Religious Studies in 2017, having previously studied in Scotland and at Harvard and Cambridge. His book Common Law and Natural Law in America: From the Puritans to the Legal Realists (Cambridge University Press, 2019) was a joint winner of Heidelberg University’s Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award.

His courses in Yale College include:

  • Tradition and Modernity—Ethics, Religion, Politics, Law, & Culture;
  • Ethics of Forgiveness;
  • Law, Morality, and Religion.