Brian Kogelmann is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Maryland, where he serves as the Director of the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics undergraduate major. He is a Faculty Affiliate at the Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets and an Affiliated Fellow at the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Studies in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Arizona, where he studied under the direction of Jerry GausDave Schmidtz, and Steve Wall. He has been published in the the Journal of PhilosophyAmerican Political Science Review​, and American Journal of Political Science​, among others.

His current and past collaborators include Brian AlbrechtHun ChungJerry GausBryan LeonardBenjamin OgdenAlex Salter, Stephen G.W. Stich, and Robert H. Wallace. He is currently working on a book manuscript titled Secret Government: The Pathologies of Publicity, under contract with Cambridge University Press.