William Lauinger

William Lauinger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Office Location:  St. Joseph Hall, 2nd flr., West Wing, SJ201
Office Phone:  215.242.7721
E-Mail:  LauingerW@chc.edu


  • Ph.D., Philosophy, Georgetown University
  • B.A., Philosophy and History, University of Notre Dame

Courses Taught

  • Ethics
  • Ancient and Medieval Philosophy
  • History of Modern Philosophy

Scholarly Interests

  • Ethics
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • History of Philosophy



Well-Being and Theism: Linking Ethics to God, Continuum, Philosophy of Religion Series, 2012.


"The Strong-Tie Requirement and Objective-List Theories of Well Being," Ethical Theory and Moral Practice (forthcoming).

"The Missing-Desires Objection to Hybrid Theories of Well-Being," The Southern Journal of Philosophy (forthcoming).

"Dead Sea Apples and Desire-Fulfillment Welfare Theories," Utilitas 23: 324-343, September 2011.