Robert Mayhew, Ph.D.
Professor Mayhew’s primary research interests are in ancient philosophy.
Professor Mayhew's primary research interests are in ancient philosophy. His most recent publications in this field are the book Plato: Laws 10 (Oxford University Press, 2008) and the following essays: “The theology of the Laws,” in Plato's Laws: A Critical Guide (Cambridge University Press, 2010); “Rulers and Ruled,” in A Companion to Aristotle (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009), and “Prayer in Plato's Laws,” Apeiron 41.1 (2008). His book on Prodicus of Ceos will be published by Oxford University Press, and he is preparing an edition of the Aristotelian Problemata for the Loeb Classical Library (Harvard University Press). Dr. Mayhew also has an interest in the 20th century novelist-philosopher Ayn Rand. His most recent publication on Rand is a volume he edited entitled Essays on Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged (Lexington Books, 2009).
- Ph.D., Georgetown University
- M.A., Georgetown University
- B.A., University of Maryland
- Loeb Classical Library Foundation Grant, Harvard University (2009)
- Anthem Foundation Grant (2009)
- University Research Council Award, Seton Hall University (2008)
- Gaskin Foundation Donation (2008)