Dr Daniel Butt
- Core subject area: Political theory.
- Teaching: Undergraduate: Introduction to Politics: The Theory and Practice of Democracy; Theory of Politics; History of Political Thought: Plato to Rousseau. Graduate: Theory of Politics; Ethics.
- Research interests: Theories of distributive and rectificatory justice, with particular reference to historical injustice and international politics; egalitarianism; the ethics of cultural property; environmental ethics; the political theory of trade unionism; judicial politics and the philosophy of law.
As Vice-Master (Academic), Professor Butt is mainly concerned with Balliol’s academic policy. In this capacity he is happy to see people by appointment.