College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Gifford Seminar: Professor Waldron

Details of the 2015 Gifford Seminar with Professor Jeremy Waldron.

We are delighted to invite you to attend this year's Gifford Seminar on Wednesday 4 February 2015, 1:00pm to 2:00pm in Lecture Theatre 1, New College, Mound Place.

Professor Jeremy Waldron will join a panel of leading academics from the University of Edinburgh to discuss audience's questions arising from his Gifford Lecture Series, "One Another's Equals: The Basis of Human Equality".

This event is open to all.


Panel members

  • Professor Jeremy Waldron, University Professor, New York School of Law
  • Professor Jo Shaw, Salvesen Chair of European Institutions, Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities
  • Dr Alison Elliot, Associate Director for the Centre for Theology and Public Issues


  • Professor David Fergusson, Principal of New College. Professor of Divinity

Mr Liam Fraser, a PhD student in Divinity with a background in constitutional law, will give the vote of thanks.