William Callison

William Callison is a political theorist with research interests in the history of political and economic thought, contemporary democratic and critical theory, and far-right nationalist movements in Europe and the Americas.


In the 2021-22 academic year he will be a Member of the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. From 2019 to 2021 he served as Visiting Assistant Professor of Government and Law at Lafayette College. He received his Ph.D. from UC Berkeley and has held multiple visiting fellowships in Germany and Austria.

He is co-editor of Mutant Neoliberalism: Market Rule and Political Rupture (Fordham University Press), Europe at a Crossroads” (Near Futures Online), and "Rethinking Sovereignty and Capitalism" (Qui Parle).