The Catholic University of America

James Brent, O.P.

Research Assistant Professor of Philosophy


OfficeAquinas Hall 219
Phone: (202) 319-5890 
Mailing address:

The Catholic University of America
School of Philosophy
Washington, DC 20064, USA


Ph.D., Saint Louis University, 2008

Areas of Interest

Aquinas, Analytic Philosophy of Religion 

Curriculum vitae  

Select Publications

“God’s Knowledge and Will.” In The Oxford Handbook of Aquinas, edited by Brian Davies and Eleonore Stump, 158–72. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.

Natural Theology.” In The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2008.

“Groping Towards Aristotle.” In Conference Proceedings: Dominicans and the Challenge of Thomism, The Thomistic Institute of Warsaw, July 1–5, 2010 (forthcoming).

“A Sapiential Account of Chastity.” In Philosophy of the Body, edited by Craig Stevens Titus (forthcoming IPS Press).