Strengthening Constitutional Self-Government

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Faculty

Resident Faculty

Christopher Burkett
Associate Professor of Political Science, Ashland University; Co-Director of the Ashbrook Scholar Program.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Dallas; B.A., Ashland University.

David Foster
Professor of Political Science; Chair, Department of History and Political Science, Ashland University.
Ph.D., University of Toronto; M.A., University of Toronto; B.A., McMaster University.

Gregory McBrayer
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Ashland University; Director, Ashland University Core Curriculum.
Ph.D., University of Maryland; M.A., University of Georgia; B.A., Emory University.

Gordon Lloyd
Professor of Public Policy, Pepperdine University; Senior Fellow, Ashbrook Center.
Ph.D., M.A., Claremont Graduate School; B.A., McGill University.

John Moser
Professor of History, Ashland University; Co-Chair, MAHG Program.
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B.Sc., Ohio University; B.A., Ohio University.

René Paddags
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Ashland University; Assistant Director, Ashbrook Scholar Program.
Ph.D., University of Maryland-College Park; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.A., University of Erlangen-Nuremberg; B.A., University of North Dakota.

Jeffrey Sikkenga
Professor of Political Science, Ashland University; Co-Director of the Ashbrook Scholar Program.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Toronto; B.A., University of Virginia.

Sarah Morgan Smith
Fellow, Ashbrook Center; General Editor for Core Document Curriculum, Ashbrook Center; Co-director, Ashbrook’s Religion in American History and Politics project
Ph.D., Rutgers University; M.A., Ashland University; B.A., Grove City College

Jason Stevens
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science and History, Ashland University; Academic Advisor, MAHG Program.
Ph.D., University of Dallas; M.A. University of Dallas; B.A. Ashland University.

David Tucker
Senior Fellow, Ashbrook Center; Director of Faculty for Teacher Programs, Ashbrook Center.
Ashland University. Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School; B.A., Marlboro College.

Brianne Wolf
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Ashland University; Director of and Thomas W. Smith Professor of the Political Economy Program, Ashland University.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.A., University of Chicago; B.A., Michigan State University.

Master’s Program Faculty

William B. Allen
Emeritus Dean and Professor of Political Science, Michigan State University.
Ph.D., M.A., Claremont Graduate School

J. David Alvis
Associate Professor of Political Science, Wofford College.
Ph.D., Fordham University; M.A.

William J. Atto
Associate Professor of History, University of Dallas.
Ph.D., M.A.

Jeremy D. Bailey
Professor of Political Science, University of Houston.
Ph.D., Boston College

Dennis K. Boman
Adjunct Professor of History, Lindenwood University.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Missouri

Suzanne Hunter Brown
Resident Scholar, Dartmouth College
Ph.D. – University of Pennsylvania

Sarah Burns
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Ph.D., M.A., Claremont Graduate University

Andrew E. Busch
Crown Professor of Government and George R. Roberts Fellow, Claremont McKenna College.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Virginia

John Dinan
Professor of Politics, Wake Forest University.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Virginia

Joshua Dunn
Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science, University of Colorado; Director of the Center for the Study of Government and the Individual, University of Colorado.
Ph.D. – University of Virginia

Todd Estes
Professor of History, Oakland University.
Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Christopher Flannery
Louaine S. Taylor Professor of American History and Government, Ashland University; Professor of Political Science, Azusa Pacific University.
Ph.D., M.A., The Claremont Graduate School; M.A., The London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Joseph R. Fornieri
Professor of Political Science, Rochester Institute of Technology.
Ph.D., Catholic University of America; M.A., Boston College

Jay Green
Professor of History, Covenant College.
Ph.D., Kent State University; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School

Lauren Hall
Associate Professor of Political Science, Rochester Institute of Technology.
PhD, MA – Northern Illinois University

Jason Jividen
Associate Professor of Politics, McKenna School of Business, Economics, and Government, Saint Vincent College.
Ph.D., University of Northern Illinois; M.A., Marshall University

Jennifer Keene
Chair and Professor of History, Chapman University.
Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University; M.A., The George Washington University

Sarah Beth V. Kitch
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science, Northern Illinois University.
Ph.D., M.A., Louisiana State University

Stephen Knott
Professor of National Security Affairs, U.S. Naval War College; Thomas & Mabel Guy Professor of American History & Government, Ashland University.
Ph.D., Boston College

David F. Krugler
Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Marc K. Landy
Edward & Louise Peterson Professor of American History & Government, Ashland University; Professor of Political Science, Boston College.
Ph.D., Harvard University

Ken Masugi
Visiting Professor of Political Science, Johns Hopkins University.
Ph.D., M.A., The New School for Social Research

Robert M.S. McDonald
Professor of History, United States Military Academy.
Ph.D., M.A., University of North Carolina; M.St., Oxford University

Peter McNamara
Associate Professor of Political Science, Utah State University
PhD, Boston College

Dan Monroe
John C. Griswold Distinguished Professor of History, Millikin University.
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.S., Illinois State University

Lucas E. Morel
Professor of Politics and Head of the Politics Department, Washington and Lee University. Ph.D., M.A., Claremont Graduate School

Peter C. Myers
Professor of Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Ph.D., Loyola University, Chicago

Robert J. Norrell
Professor of History and Bernadotte Schmitt Chair of Excellence, University of Tennesee. Ph.D.

Kathy Pfeiffer
Professor of English, Oakland University.
Ph.D., Brandeis University

Eric Pullin
Associate Professor of History and Asian Studies, Carthage College.
Ph.D., Univesity of Wisconsin-Madison; M.A., Northern Illinois University

Eric C. Sands
Associate Professor of Government and International Studies, Berry College.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Virginia

Gregory Schneider
Professor of History, Emporia State University.
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago; M.A., Ohio University; B.A., Drake University.

Adam Seagrave
Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Missouri.
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Abbylin Sellers
Associate Professor of Political Science, Azusa Pacific University.
Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University; M.A., Regent University

James Stoner
Professor and Director of the Eric Voegelin Institute in the Department of Political Science, Louisiana State University.
Ph.D., M.A., Harvard University

Sean Sutton
Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science, Rochester Institute of Technology
Ph.D., University of Dallas

Natalie Taylor
Associate Professor of Government, Skidmore College.
Ph.D., M.A., Fordham University

Stephen Tootle
Associate Professor of History, College of the Sequoias.
Ph.D., Ohio University; M.A., California State, Fresno; B.A., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.

Jace Weaver
Franklin Professor of Native American Studies and Religion and Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Georgia.
J.D. Columbia Law School of Columbia University; Ph.D. Union Theological Seminary in New York

David Wrobel
Professor of History, University of Oklahoma; Chair of Western American History, University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., M.A., Ohio University

Scott Yenor
Professor of Political Science, Boise State University.
Ph.D., Loyola University.