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Gladden Pappin, Ph.D.


Ph.D., Government, Harvard University
A.B., History, Harvard University

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, University of Dallas, 2021-present
Assistant Professor, University of Dallas, 2017-2021
Visiting Scholar, Centre d'études du Saulchoir, Summer 2016-2017
Instructor, Political Science, College of the Holy Cross
Instructor, Political Science, University of Notre Dame
Concurrent Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame Law School

Recent Courses

POL 1311 Principles of American Politics
POL 3324 Public Policy
POL 3332 Aristotle's Politics
POL 3333 Political Philosophy: Middle Ages
POL 3334 Enlightenment
POL 5300 Machiavelli
POL 5347 Politics & Technology
POL 6387 Locke & Montesquieu

Research Interests

Contemporary Politics and the Roots of Modern Politics, the Role of Novelty, Innovation, and Technology in Political Life, and Ecclesiastical Politics