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Christopher Flannery, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of History and Political Science
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3101
In addition to his work at APU, Christopher Flannery, Ph.D., has been a member of the board of directors of The Claremont Institute for the Study of Statesmanship and Political Philosophy since 1981 and is the senior editor of the Claremont Review of Books.


Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School
M.A., Claremont Graduate School
M.A., The London School of Economics and Political Science
B.A., California State University, Northridge


  • Honors College
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • History and Political Science


  • American Political Thought
  • Classics
  • Political Philosophy

Courses Taught

HUM 221 – Humanities Seminar I: Great Works
HUM 224 – Humanities Seminar IV: Great Ideas
HUM 321 – Humanities Seminar I: Great Works
HUM 324 – Humanities Seminar IV: Great Ideas
POLI 160 – Introduction to Politics
POLI 360 – Classical Political Thought
POLI 363 – Modern Political Thought
POLI 376 – The American Founding
POLI 471 – Political Topics
POLI 496 – Senior Seminar: Religion and Politics

Office Location

Ronald Building, Room 120, East Campus