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  • Paul Kirkland, Associate Professor of Great Ideas and Political Science
    Paul Kirkland, Associate Professor of Great Ideas and Political Science
    Carthage College

Paul Kirkland

Associate Professor of Political Science and Great Ideas

Lentz Hall 211

  • Biography
  • Education
  • Courses

Professor Paul Kirkland specializes in the study of political philosophy. He earned a B.A. in politics from Ursinus College in 1994, a master’s in political science from Fordham University in 1997, and a Ph.D. in political science from Fordham in 2002. He has been a visiting instructor at Dominican University in River Forest, Ill., and a Bradley Fellow and visiting assistant professor at Kenyon College. His book, Nietzsche’s Noble Aims: Affirming LIfe, Confronting Modernity was published in 2009 by Lexington Press. 

Prof. Kirkland came to Carthage in 2007 from the College of the Holy Cross, where he was a visiting assistant professor.

  • Ph.D. — Political Science, Fordham University, 2002
  • M.A. — Political Science, Fordham University, 1997
  • B.A. — Politics, Ursinus College, 1994
  • POL 1070 Introduction to Political Theory
  • POL 3240 Contemporary Political Theory
  • Paul Kirkland, Associate Professor of Great Ideas and Political Science
    Paul Kirkland, Associate Professor of Great Ideas and Political Science
    Carthage College

Paul Kirkland

Professor Paul Kirkland specializes in the study of political philosophy. He earned a B.A. in politics from Ursinus College in 1994, a master’s in political science from Fordham University in 1997, and a Ph.D. in political science from Fordham in 2002. He has been a visiting instructor at Dominican University in River Forest, Ill., and a Bradley Fellow and visiting assistant professor at Kenyon College. His book, Nietzsche’s Noble Aims: Affirming LIfe, Confronting Modernity was published in 2009 by Lexington Press. 

Prof. Kirkland came to Carthage in 2007 from the College of the Holy Cross, where he was a visiting assistant professor.

Brief Bio

Prof. Paul Kirkland specializes in the study of political philosophy. He earned a B.A. in politics from Ursinus College in 1994, a master’s in political science from Fordham University in 1997, and a Ph.D. in political science from Fordham in 2002, and his book, Nietzsche’s Noble Aims: Affirming LIfe, Confronting Modernity was published in 2009 by Lexington Press.

Title

Associate Professor of Political Science and Great Ideas

Email Address

pkirkland@carthage.edu

Phone Number

262-551-2303

Office Location

Lentz Hall 211

Education

  • Ph.D. — Political Science, Fordham University, 2002
  • M.A. — Political Science, Fordham University, 1997
  • B.A. — Politics, Ursinus College, 1994

Courses

  • POL 1070 Introduction to Political Theory
  • POL 3240 Contemporary Political Theory
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