Christopher Burkett

Dr. 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, associate professor of political science, joined Ashland University in 2005. 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.


Ph.D. in Politics, University of Dallas
M.A. in Politics, University of Dallas
B.A., Ashland University

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