Alexander Rosenthal, Adjunct Faculty
Presently an online lecturer at Johns Hopkins University’s Center for Advanced Governmental Studies where he lectures on political thought. Dr. Rosenthal received his bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Princeton University in 1994 and his PhD in Philosophy from the Katholieke Universisteit Leuven in 2005. His research interests include political philosophy and European intellectual history, and his teaching often involves the role played by political philosophies and ideologies in international relations.
Among his publications is his book Crown Under Law (2008) which deals with the intellectual origins of modern constitutionalism. He has taught at a number of colleges and universities including Loyola College (Maryland), and Catholic University of America (CUA), the University of Glasgow (Scotland) and Johns Hopkins University where he formerly served as Assistant Director of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies. He is the co-founder and director of the Petrarch Institute, which focuses on the classical humanities tradition.