Jonathan Keller

Associate Professor, Political Science


  • PHD, CUNY Graduate Center
  • MA, U. of Massachusetts Amherst
  • BA, Union College

Courses Taught

  • POSC 150: The Media in US Politics
  • POSC 203: United States Government and Politics
  • POSC 270: Introduction to Political Philosophy
  • POSC 323: Constitutional Law: Governmental Powers
  • POSC 306: The United States Presidency
  • POSC 371: American Political Thought 
  • Research

    American Political Thought, American Political Development, Religion in American Politics. 

  • Publications and Scholarly Activities
    • “Ambiguities of Prophecy: Old Testament Rhetoric in the American Founding Era.” Politics and Religion (Fall 2020)
    •  American Political Thought: An Alternative View, edited with Alex Zamalin (Routledge: 2017). 
    • “A Federal Army, Not a Federalist One: Regime Building in the Jeffersonian Era” (with William D. Adler). Journal of Policy History (April 2014). 
    • “Lincoln, Ministers of Religion and the American Jeremiad,” in Bryan S, Turner, ed., War and Peace: Essays on Religion, Violence and Space. Anthem Press (2013).
    • “Religion in American Political Thought.” Oxford Bibliographies in Political Science. Oxford University Press (2014).