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Professor Emeritus, Political Science

Nathan Firestone, J.D., professor of political scienceContact Information


  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Pittsburgh
  • Master of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh
  • Juris Doctor, University of Pittsburgh

Courses Taught

  • The American Presidency
  • Introduction to Legal Studies
  • American National Government
  • Introduction to the Study of Government Systems
  • The Courts and the Laws of Election
  • American Constitutional Law
  • American Foreign Policy
  • International Politics
  • Law and National Security
  • The Law and Presidential Power

Professional Memberships

  • Chair, PA Minor Judiciary Education Board
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Special Court Judges Association
  • Pennsylvania State Supreme Court (One of six members appointed to the minor judiciary education board to review and develop curriculum and evaluate certification of all magistrates.)

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