Yuval Levin

Yuval Levin is among the most influential and creative thinkers in the modern conservative movement.

Dr. Levin is the director of Social, Cultural, and Constitutional Studies at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). He is also the founding and current editor of National Affairs.

Dr. Levin writes extensively on the foundations of self-government and the future of law, regulation, and constitutionalism. His works explore the state of American social, political, and civic life, while focusing on the preconditions necessary for family, community, and country to flourish.

Levin served as a member of the White House domestic policy staff under President George W. Bush. He was also 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 “A Time to Build: From Family and Community to Congress and the Campus, How Recommitting to Our Institutions Can Revive the American Dream” (Basic Books).

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