Jonathan Keller

Assistant Professor



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

Courses Taught

GOVT 150 Roots: Government 

  • Research

    American Political Thought, American Political Development, Religion in American Politics. I am currently working on a book manuscript and several articles on The Bible in the American Political Tradition. 

  • Publications and Scholarly Activities
    • “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).


  • Professional Experience and Memberships
    • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Hunter College, 2014-2015
    • Adjunct Lecturer, Hunter College, Brooklyn College 2007-2013

    Professional Memberships

    • American Political Science Association
    • Northeastern Political Science Association
    • Western Political Science Association