Corey R. Horn

Graduate Fellow 2022-2023

Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Philosophy
Center for Ethics
Corey R. Horn


AOS: Social and Political Philosophy, Modern Philosophy, Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE), and Public Philosophy

AOC: Business Ethics/Professional Ethics, Ethics, and Philosophy of Law


Corey R. Horn is a Ph.D. candidate in the Philosophy Department at Tulane University. Corey’s primary research interests are in political and moral philosophy, international relations, human rights, and cosmopolitan theory. Corey’s dissertation title is “An Argument for a Cosmopolitan State: Answering Kant’s Reservations Towards a World Republic,” supervised by Richard Velkley.

His current work focuses on Kant’s political philosophy and the future of cosmopolitan politics. Corey was a 2021 – 2022 Adam Smith Fellow through the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. His article “Thomas Paine and Immanuel Kant’s Cosmopolitanism: Towards a Universal System,” was published in the Southwest Philosophy Review in January 2021.