Warren von Eschenbach

Associate Director for Academic Affairs
Associate Professor of the Practice

Department: Technology Ethics Center

Research Interests: Philosophical Anthropology; Technology & Integral Human Development; Public Virtues; Trust

Warren von Eschenbach is the associate director for academic affairs and an associate professor of the practice. His research, teaching, and professional interest explore the intersection of ethics, globalization, education, and technology.

von Eschenbach earned his PhD in philosophy from The University of Texas at Austin, specializing in ethics and 19th and 20th-century European philosophy; a master’s degree in philosophy from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. He has concurrent faculty appointments with the Department of Philosophy and the Department of Information Technology, Analytics & Operations. He also is a faculty fellow at the Nanovic Institute for European Studies and a faculty associate of the Center for Italian Studies. He has published articles in The Journal of Global Ethics, The Journal of Value Inquiry, America Magazine, and Indigo Humanities Journal, and he is a contributing author to Virtues in the Public Sphere: Citizenship, Civic Friendship, and Duty (Routledge, 2019).

von Eschenbach came to Notre Dame in 2010 to serve as senior advisor to the provost and subsequently was appointed as the inaugural academic director of Notre Dame’s London Global Gateway and assistant provost for Europe, for which he and his team were awarded the Presidential Team Irish Award for exemplifying the university’s core values. From 2016 until 2021, he served as the associate vice president and assistant provost for academic affairs with Notre Dame International.

Email: wvonesch@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-4831
Office: 216 O'Shaughnessy Hall