Yuval Levin

Yuval Levin is the founding and current editor of National Affairs. He is also the director of Social, Cultural, and Constitutional Studies at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and holds the Beth and Ravenel Curry Chair in Public Policy. He is a senior editor of The New Atlantis and a contributing editor to National Review

Dr. Levin was formerly the Hertog Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center. He has been a member of the White House domestic policy staff (under President George W. Bush), executive director of the President’s Council on Bioethics, and a congressional staffer at the member, committee, and leadership levels. 

In addition to being interviewed frequently on radio and television, Dr. Levin has published essays and articles in numerous publications, including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and Commentary. He is the author of several books on political theory and public policy, most recently American Covenant: How the Constitution Unified Our Nation — and Could Again (Basic Books, 2024).

He holds a BA from American University and a MA and PhD from the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago.




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