Dr. Nathan Orlando

Position Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Political Science
Office: St. Benedict Hall 315A
Phone: 913.360.7493
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Nathan Orlando is an assistant professor in the department of political science, having joined the Benedictine College faculty in 2020. He is a graduate of Hillsdale College (B.A. in Political Economy and Philosophy & Religion) and Baylor University (M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science). Prior to arriving in Atchison, he held a post-doctoral fellowship in international politics at Saint Vincent College from 2018 to 2020 and was a visiting fellow at their Center for Political and Economic Thought. His first book, Raymond Aron and his Dialogues in an Age of Ideologies, will be published in 2022 through Peter Lang Group.

Courses Taught

POLS 1000 - Introduction to American Government
POLS 2010 - Comparative World Government and Politics
POLS 3010 - European Politics
POLS 3250 - The American Presidency
POLS 3980 - American Foreign Policy
POLS 3980 - Research Seminar on Nuclear Deterrence
POLS 3980 - Grand Strategy
POLS 3980 - Power, Morality, and International Relations
POLS 4010 - International Relations

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