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Carol McNamara

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Associate Director for Public Programs and Senior Lecturer
Academic Prof w/Admin Appt, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 0602
Biography

Carol McNamara is the associate director for public programs for the School of Civic and Economic Thought and Leadership at Arizona State University. Prior to that, she worked as the founding director with Olene Walker, a former governor of Utah, to build the Olene Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service at Weber State University in Utah. Her research focuses on politics and literature, ancient political thought, and the American presidency. Her publications include articles on the thought of Tom Wolfe, Shakespeare's politics, and Xenophon's Socrates, as well as an edited volume on "The Obama Presidency in the Constitutional Order."

Her expertise includes classical political thought, Shakespeare's politics, the Socratic education in Xenophon, Tom Wolfe, and the American presidency.

Fax
480 965 3710
Education
  • Ph.D. Political Science, Boston College
  • B.A. Political Science, University of Toronto, Canada
Research Interests

Research focuses on politics and literature, ancient political thought, and the American presidency.  Publications include articles on the thought of Tom Wolfe, Shakespeare's Politics, and Xenophon's Socrates, as well as an edited volume on The Obama Presidency in the Constitutional Order.

Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
CEL 484Internship
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
CEL 394Special Topics
CEL 484Internship
CEL 492Honors Directed Study
CEL 493Honors Thesis
CEL 494Special Topics
CEL 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
CEL 294Special Topics
CEL 484Internship
CEL 492Honors Directed Study
CEL 494Special Topics
CEL 499Individualized Instruction
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
CEL 484Internship
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
CEL 394Special Topics
CEL 484Internship
CEL 492Honors Directed Study
CEL 493Honors Thesis
CEL 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CEL 484Internship