Joseph Postell

Joseph Postell

Adjunct Graduate Faculty
Building: 
Ashbrook Center
Office Number: 
801
Phone: 
719.255.4010

Bio

Joseph Postell is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, where he teaches courses on American political institutions, American political thought, and administrative law. His research focuses primarily on regulation, administrative law, and the administrative state. He is the editor, with Bradley C.S. Watson, of Rediscovering Political Economy and with Johnathan O'Neill, of Toward an American Conservatism: Constitutional Conservatism During the Progressive Era.  He is currently completing a book on the administrative state and American constitutionalism, and editing a reader of primary sources on conservative thought during the early 20th century.  He also contributes frequently to the Liberty Fund's Library of Law and Liberty website on political and legal thought.

Professor Postell is an alumnus of Ashland University, where he was an Ashbrook Scholar.

Research Areas

The Progressive Era
American Political Thought
Administrative Law and Regulation
Political Parties

Education

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

Courses Taught

AHG 505 - The Progressive Era

Events

Jul
3

"On the Perpetuation of Our Political Institutions" by David Tucker, Senior Fellow, Ashbrook Center at Ashland University

Jul
10

"Progressivism and the Lincoln Legacy" by Jason Jividen, Associate Professor of Politics, Saint Vincent College.

Jul
17

"The Family in the Liberal Order" by Scott Yenor, Professor of Political Science, Boise State University.