Jeffrey P. Hause, PhD
Jeffrey P. Hause, PhD

Jeffrey P. Hause, PhD

Program Director,
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments


  • Fine & Performing Arts


  • Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • Philosophy

Publications and Presentations


  • “Aquinas on Aristotelian Justice: Defender, Destroyer, Subverter, or Surveyor?” in _Thomas Aquinas and the Nicomachean Ethics_, Cambridge University Press, 2013
  • Aquinas, Thomas, Hause, Jeffrey Disputed Questions on Virtue, Classics of Moral and Political Theory, 490-503, 2011
  • Aquinas’s Disputed Questions onVirtue (translation by Jeffrey Hause and Claudia Eisen Murphy, introduction and philosophical commentary by Jeffrey Hause), Indianapolis, Hackett, 426, 2010
  • Hause, Jeffrey Origen, A History of Western Philosophy and Religion, 2009


  • Hause, J. Aquinas on non-voluntary acts, International Philosophical Quarterly, 46, 459-475, 2013
  • Hause, Jeffrey Thomas Aquinas on the Passions: A Study of 'Summa theologiae IaIIae 2248.' Review, Philosophical Review, 122, 325-327, 2013
  • Hause, Jeffrey The Logic of Desire: Aquinas on Emotion [book review], First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life, 66-67, 2011
  • Hause, Jeffrey Virtue and Ethics in the Twelfth Century, Journal of the History of Philosophy, 45, 328-329, 2007
  • Hause, J. Abelard on degrees of sin., American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, 81, 251-270, 2007
  • Hause, Jeffrey Aquinas on the Function of Moral Virtue, American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, 81, 1-20, 2007
  • Hause, Jeffrey ALCUIN (c. 735-804), Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy, 1, 54-55, 2006
  • Hause, J. John Duns Scotus, Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2006
  • Hause, J. P. 'A Summer in Rouen': a tragicomedy of virtues unhad and goods ungained., Studies in the Humanities, 32, 2005
  • "Der Begriff der Verantwortung in der Antike und im Mittelalter" in _Handbuch Verantwortung_, Springer, Berlin, Germany


  • “Abelard,” in the International Encyclopedia of Ethics, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013
  • “Boethius,” in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Greece and Rome, Oxford University Press, 2009

Editing and Reviews

  • Review of David Decosimo, Ethics as a Work of Charity, in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (54536-ethics-as-a-work-of-charity-thomas-aquinas-and-pagan-virtue,, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews, 2014
  • McGuire, Mara, Hause, Jeffrey Mind, Brain, and Free Will, Review of Metaphysics, 67, 670-672, 2014
  • McGuire, Mara, Hause, Jeffrey Review of Swinburne, Richard. Mind, Brain, and Free Will. New York:Oxford University Press, 2013., Review of Metaphysics, 67, 670-672, 2014
  • Review of Richard Swinburne, Mind, Brain, and Free Will, co-authored with Mara McGuire, in Review of Metaphysics, Review of Metaphysics, 670-72, 2014
  • Thomas Aquinas: Basic Works, edited by Jeffrey Hause and Robert Pasnau, Introduction by Jeffrey Hause (Indianapolis: 2014), Hackett, 2014
  • Debates in Medieval Philosophy edited by Jeffrey Hause, Routledge, 2014
  • Hause, Jeffrey Review of Anthony Kenny, From Empedocles to Wittgenstein, Mind, 2010

Awards and Honors

  • Nebraska Professor of the Year, CASE/Carnegie Foundation, 2015
  • Award for Teaching, College of Arts and Sciences , 2014
  • College of Arts and Sciences Award for Freshman/Sophomore Advising, College of Arts and Sciences, 2008
  • Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Award for Teaching Achievement, Creighton Students Union, 2006