Adam Kadlac

Associate Teaching Professor in Philosophy
Office: B314 Tribble Hall
Phone: (336) 758-3880

Curriculum vitae


Adam Kadlac received his B.A. in philosophy and history from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Virginia.  He specializes in ethics and political philosophy and is particularly interested in questions surrounding the moral status of human persons and democratic theory.  Before coming to Wake Forest, Adam held teaching appointments at the University of Virginia and the University of Tennessee.

Recent Publications

  • “Irreplaceability and Identity,” Social Theory and Practice 38 (2012): 33-54.
  • “The Importance of Arguing as We Believe,” Public Affairs Quarterly 25 (2011): 63-80.
  • “Humanizing Personhood,” Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 13 (2010): 421-437.


Fall 2012 Contemporary Moral Problems