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Recent PhD Placements


Name
Degree Date
Institution Dissertation Title
Dissertation Director
Mary
Mathie
May 2014
Baylor University
(adjunct instructor)
Aquinas on Judgment, Justice, and the Unity of Peace Dr. Mary Nichols
Adam Carrington
May 2014
Hillsdale College, Assistant Professor (tenure track)
Liberty in Full: Justice Field's Cooperative Constitution of Liberty
Dr. David Nichols
Chris Bissex
May 2014
TBA
Gouverneur Morris's Constitution: How the Man Who Wrote the Constitution Understood the Mixed Regime and Separation of Powers 
Dr. David Nichols
Mark Scully
May 2014
University of the Ozarks, Assistant Professor (tenure track)
The Path to Party Unity: Popular Presidential Leadership and Principles Consensus
Dr. David Nichols
Joseph Wysocki May 2013
Belmont Abbey College, Fall 2010 (tenure track)
Congressional Rhetoric: Going Public and Its Effects on the Institution Dr. David Nichols
David Capper May 2013 Student, School of Law, University of Georgia Justice Anthony M. Kennedy and Substantive Due Process: Why the Most Powerful Judge in History Isn't as Everybody Thinks He Is Dr. David Nichols
Anthony Bartl
May 2012
Angelo State University, Fall 2010 (tenure track)
The Principled Constitutionalism of Justice Anthony M. Kennedy
Dr. David Nichols
Steve Block May 2012 Baylor University, Department of Political Science (Full-time Lecturer) Rhetoric, Reason, and Belief: Aristotle and John Stuart Mill on Persuasion Dr. Mary Nichols
Matthew
Dinan
May 2012
The College of
the Holy Cross
(Visiting Assistant Professor)
Traces of Plato: Plato in and in
Response to the Political Thought of
Jacques Derrida
Dr. Mary Nichols
Julianne
Romanello
May 2012
Northeastern State
University, Tulsa Community College
(adjunct instructor)

Political Philosophy and the Divine Ground: Eric Voegelin on Plato

Dr. David Corey
Elizabeth
Amato
Dec. 2011 James Madison College, Michigan State University
Fall 2013
(post doc)

Happiness and Modernity: The
Pursuit of Happiness and the
American Regime

Dr. Mary Nichols
Matt
Brogdon
Dec. 2011
University of Texas San Antonio,
Fall 2013
(tenure track)
The Supreme Court and American
Constitutionalism: Reassessing the
Institutional Role of Judicial Power in
the Constitutional System
Dr. David Nichols
Jerome
Foss
May 2011
St. Vincent's
College
(tenure track)
John Rawls and the Supreme Court:
A Study in Continuity and Change
Dr. David Nichols
Thomas
Pope
May 2011
Lee
University,
Spring 2010
(tenure track)
Balancing Liberty of Contract with
Police Power: A Hobbesian Approach
Dr. David Nichols
Patrick
Cain
May 2010
Lakehead
University,
Fall 2011
(tenure track)
Family, Rights, and Community:
Aristotle, Locke, and the Supreme
Court
Dr. Mary Nichols
Amy
Edmonds
May 2010
Milligan
College
Lecturer
(part-time)
Autonomy and Church Opposition to
Authoritarianism in Latin America
Dr. Jerold Waltman
David
Ramsey
May 2010
West
Florida
University,
Fall 2010
(tenure track)
The Role of the Supreme Court in
Antitrust Enforcement
Dr. David Nichols
Andy
Hogue
Dec. 2009
Baylor
University,
Fall 2011
Lecturer
(full-time)
1980: Reagan, Carter, and the
Politics of Religion in America
Dr. Martin Medhurst
Rex Carr
ABD Baylor
University
(adjunct
instructor)
The Nature of International Politics: Nietzsche's International Political Theory Dr. David Clinton


Other PhD Dissertations in Progress


Name
Dissertation Title
Dissertation Director
Vince Reighard Nietzsche as Educator Dr. David Corey
Josh King
Rousseau's Construction of International Relations Dr. David Corey