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Kevin Burns

Ph.D Candidate in Political Science

B.A., Politics, University of Dallas, 2012

Kevin began the PhD program at Baylor in the fall of 2012. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Dallas in 2012, where he received his Bachelor's in Politics. Also, he received the Willmoore Kendall Award for best politics student as well as the department's honors for his thesis. Kevin interned at the Heritage Foundation and the Family Research Council. At Baylor, Kevin hopes to pursue his interests in ancient and early modern political theory, especially Thucydides, Aristotle, Plato, and Machiavelli. He has further interests in politics and literature, politics and religion, and American Progressivism along with the influence of German Political Thought on American politics.