Christopher Burkett

Associate Professor of Political Science
Co-Chair, Master of Arts in American History and Government
Andrews Hall
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Christopher Burkett is Associate Professor of Political Science at Ashland University. He teaches American political thought and institutions courses, and his fields of expertise include the American founding, American foreign policy, and political philosophy. He serves as faculty advisor to Student Senate, and was named Outstanding Male Faculty Member of the Year in 2008. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Ashland University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in politics from the University of Dallas.

Research Areas

American Political Thought
The American Founding


PhD, University of Dallas
MA, University of Dallas
BA, Ashland University

Courses Taught

AHG 502 - The American Founding
AHG 505 - The Progressive Era
AHG 660 - The American Western