People

Dustin Sebell

Assistant Professor
Office: 308 S. Kedzie
Phone: 517-353-3285

Subfields

Dustin Sebell is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Michigan State University, where he studies and teaches the history of political philosophy, especially classical political philosophy. Previously, he was Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Government at Harvard University. His first book, The Socratic Turn: Knowledge of Good and Evil in an Age of Science, was published in 2016 by the University of Pennsylvania Press, and won the Delba Winthrop Award for Excellence in Political Science. His writing on Aristotle has appeared in the American Journal of Political Science. He received his BA from St. John’s College, and his PhD from Boston College.

Events

Delba Winthrop Award for Excellence in Political Science, 2016

 

Recent Publications

The Socratic Turn: Knowledge of Good and Evil in an Age of Science. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016

“The Problem of Political Science: Political Relevance and Scientific Rigor in Aristotle’s ‘Philosophy of Human Affairs.’” American Journal of Political Science 60 (1), 2016, 85-96. doi: 10.1111/ajps.12194