greg mcbrayer

Dr. Gregory McBrayer

Director, Core Curriculum
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Andrews Hall
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  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 2017 and serves as director of Core Curriculum
  • Teaches courses in political philosophy and international relations
  • Prior to coming to Ashland, he was an assistant professor at Morehead State University, a postdoctoral fellow at Emory University, and a visiting assistant professor at Gettysburg College
  • Has published articles in Interpretation: A Journal of Political Philosophy and Kentron: Revue Pluridisciplinaire du Monde Antique, as well as reviews in Interpretation, The Journal for Hellenic Studies, The American Journal of Islamic Social Science, and Political Science Quarterly
  • author (with Mary Nichols and Denise Schaeffer) of Plato’s Euthydemus (Focus, 2011) and is the editor of Xenophon: The Shorter Writings (Cornell, forthcoming)


University of Maryland, Ph.D.
University of Georgia, M.A.
Emory University, B.A.

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