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Department of Political Science
Baylor University
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Waco, Texas 76798


Kevin Burns

Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science

B.A., Politics, University of Dallas, 2012
M.A., Political Science, Baylor University, 2014
Ph.D., Political Science, Baylor University, Spring 2017 (anticipated)

Kevin began the PhD program at Baylor in the fall of 2012. He received his BA in Politics from the University of Dallas, graduating summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with the Willmoore Kendall Award for best politics student. Kevin has previously interned at both the Heritage Foundation and the Family Research Council. Kevin's research interests include American Politics, Constitutional Law, Congress, American Political Thought, and ancient and early modern political theory.

Participation at Professional Meetings:
"Happiness and Choice: Human Freedom in the Nicomachean Ethics," paper presented at the meeting of the Midwestern Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2014.

Teaching Apprenticeships:
PSC 4322 Public Administration, Spring 2014
PSC 2302 American Constitutional Development, Spring 2013