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Fellow of History

Dr. Jordan Dorney

Dr. Dorney is Fellow of History at New Saint Andrews College. He teaches the College’s sophomore-year history colloquium, as well as electives in intellectual history and historiography from Xenophon to Machiavelli to the American founding. Dr. Dorney joined the faculty in 2022 after postdoctoral appointments at Arizona State University and the University of Notre Dame. He earned his PhD in Political Science from the University of Notre Dame in 2019, where he wrote on the device of the deus ex machina from Homeric epic to Socratic political philosophy; he received his BA in Political Science from Boston College in 2013. Dr. Dorney and his wife, Dr. Amanda Dorney, live in Moscow with their son and two daughters.

Dr. Jordan Dorney

Fellow of History

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    Education

    University of Notre Dame

    2019

    PhD in Political Science

    University of Notre Dame

    2015

    MA in Political Science

    Boston College

    2013

    BA in Political Science