The Catholic University of America

Angela McKay Knobel

Associate Professor of Philosophy


OfficeAquinas Hall 208
Phone: (202) 319-6692
Mailing address:

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


Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 2004

Areas of Interest

Aquinas’s Moral Philosophy, Ethics

Curriculum vitae Personal website

Select Publications

“Relating Aquinas’s Infused and Acquired Virtues: Some Problematic Texts for a Common Interpretation.” Nova et Vetera 9/2 (2011): 411–31. 

“Aquinas and the Pagan Virtues.” International Philosophical Quarterly 51 (2011): 339–54.

“Two Theories of Christian Virtue.” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 84/3 (2010): 599–618.

“Can the Infused and Acquired Virtues Coexist in the Christian Life?” Studies in Christian Ethics 23/4 (2010): 381–96.