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Michael Promisel

Assistant Professor

Jonathan Doe
Contact Michael Promisel
843-349-5016 mpromisel@coastal.edu

Brittain Hall 354

Spring 2021 Office Hours
Tuesdays/Thursdays 1:00 - 2:30pm


Michael E. Promisel is Assistant Professor of Politics and teaches various topics in political philosophy and American politics. He earned a Ph.D. (Political Science) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a B.A. (Government) from the University of Virginia. Dr. Promisel's research draws on various traditions of political thought to reflect on timely questions concerning leadership, virtue, liberal education, and Catholic social thought. His scholarship has appeared in the Review of Politics, American Journal of Political Science, Political Science Reviewer, and Polis: The Journal of Ancient Greek and Roman Political Thought.


Ph.D., Political Science, University of Wisonsin-Madison
M.A., Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A., Government, University of Virginia 

Teaching Areas

Political Philosophy & American Politics

Research Areas

Classical Political Thought, Leadership, Virtue, Liberal Education, Catholic Social Thought