Samantha Godwin

PhD Student, Yale University
Adam Smith Fellow

Samantha Godwin is a PhD student in science of law at Yale University. Her research interests include approaches to the treatment of persons who are conventionally denied full standing in liberal theory, such as children and the mentally ill. Samantha earned an LLM from Yale University, a JD from Georgetown University Law Center and a BA in philosophy from University College London. She was a Mercatus Center Adam Smith Fellow during the 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2018-2019, and 2019-2020 academic years.