David Schmidtz

Eller Chair of Service-Dominant Logic
Kendrick Professor of Philosophy


Ph.D. in Philosophy, The University of Arizona, 1988

Areas of Expertise

  • Ethical Entrepreneurship
  • Economics and Environment
  • Games and Decisions


David Schmidtz is Kendrick Professor of Philosophy, in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Eller Chair of Service-Dominant Logic in the Eller College of Management. He is the founding director of Arizona’s Freedom Center, and editor of Social Philosophy and Policy. He works mainly in ethics, environmental philosophy, rational choice, and political philosophy.