The 2013 Presidents’ Day Lecture
By Dr. Jeffrey Tulis
February 22, 2013
Dr. Jeffrey K. Tulis is a professor in the Department of Government at the University of Texas at Austin. His expertise covers the areas of American political development, constitutional theory, political philosophy, and the American presidency. His publications include The Presidency in the Constitutional Order (LSU, 1981; Transaction, 2010), The Rhetorical Presidency (Princeton, 1987), The Constitutional Presidency (Johns Hopkins 2009), and The Limits of Constitutional Democracy (Princeton, 2010). A graduate of Bates College, he earned an M.A. in political science at Brown University and his Ph.D. at the University of Chicago. He has previously held teaching positions at Harvard University, Princeton University, and the University of Notre Dame.