Faculty Profiles

Stephen Nayak-Young

Stephen Nayak-Young

Law and Philosophy Program Fellow
B.A. University of British Columbia, 1997
J.D. Harvard Law School, 2000
M.A. University of Toronto, 2008
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 2014

Stephen Nayak-Young is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Law and Philosophy at the UCLA School of Law for 2014-2016. His research and teaching interests are primarily in philosophy of law, social and political philosophy, and ethics, with particular emphasis on their application to moral and legal issues in the workplace.

Nayak-Young earned his B.A. in Philosophy from the University of British Columbia, his J.D. from Harvard Law School, his M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Toronto, and his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Michigan.

Nayak-Young has received numerous honors and awards, including Michigan Philosophy Departmental Fellowships, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Doctoral Fellowship, the Rackham Research Fellowship, and the Weinberg Dissertation Fellowship.

Nayak-Young’s scholarship has appeared or is forthcoming in the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business law, the University of Pittsburgh Law Review, and the International Journal of Constitutional Law.