BA (Religious Studies, 1971)|
University of California at Santa Barbara
Juris Doctor (1978)
University of California at Los Angeles
University of Chicago Divinity School
MA (Religious Studies, 1974)
University of Oxford
|Occupation||Professor in anthrozoology|
|Known for||Animal rights, animal ethics, animal law|
Paul Francis Waldau is a professor at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York, where he heads the graduate program on anthrozoology, which he founded. He has several times served as Barker Lecturer in animal law at Harvard Law School, and is the author of a number of books on animal rights and speciesism.
- (2001). The Specter of Speciesism: Buddhist and Christian Views of Animals. Oxford University Press.
- (ed.) (2006). A Communion of Subjects: Animals in Religion, Science, and Ethics. Columbia University Press.
- (ed.) (2008). An Elephant in the Room: The Science and Well-being of Elephants in Captivity. Center for Animals and Public Policy.
- (2011). Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know. Oxford University Press.
- (forthcoming). The Animal Invitation: Religion, Law, Science and Ethics in a More-Than-Human World.
- (2013). Animal Studies: An Introduction. Oxford University Press.
- Koch, John (1 July 2001). "Paul Waldau, ethicist and former lawyer", The Boston Globe.