John Skorupski is a British philosopher whose main interests are epistemology, ethics and moral philosophy, political philosophy, and the history of 19th and 20th century philosophy.
Skorupski studied philosophy and economics at Christ"s College, Cambridge, from which he received both an Master of Arts and a Doctor of Philosophy.
He is best known for his work on 1971-1972 Visiting Lecturer at the University of Ife, Nigeria (now Obafemi Awolowo University) 1974 Visiting Professor at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (the University of Louvain), Belgium 1974-1976 Research Fellow at Swansea University (University of Wales, Swansea) 1976-1984 Lecturer at the University of Glasgow 1984-1990 Professor of Philosophy at the University of Sheffield 1990–present Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Street Andrews. Skorupski was President of the Aristotelian Society in 1990-1991. He was made an Honorary Fellow of the Centre for the Study of Political Thought of the Jagiellonian University, Krakow, in 1991, and was named Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1992.