Dr. David Whitney, Chair

Political Science

Associate Professor
Department Chair
Government Program Coordinator
Faculty Senate President
Philosophy group co-founder
NAACP Advisor
College Republicans Advisor


EDUCATION:

Ph.D. Louisiana State University
M.A. Louisiana State University
B.A. University of Tennessee

COURSES:

GOVT 250 — Contemporary Political Ideologies
GOVT 252 — State and Local Government
GOVT 355 — Political Theory
GOVT 391 — International Relations & Politics
GOVT 412 — Contemporary Political Criticism
GOVT 413 — Ancient and Medieval Political Thought
GOVT 414 — Modern Political Thought
GOVT 421 — American Foreign Policy
GOVT 423 — International Terrorism
GOVT 499 — Science and Politics
PHIL 400 — Ethics

ACADEMIC INTEREST AREAS:

Ancient and Modern Political Thought
Science and Politics
Terrorism
American Foreign Policy

PERSONAL INTEREST AREAS:

Aside from his academic interests, Dr. Whitney is a sports enthusiast. He is a proud holder of Saints season tickets and closely follows just about every sport. He also enjoys fishing, billiards, music, and seafood.

CONTACT:

236-C Peltier Hall
985.448.4619
david.whitney@nicholls.edu