Skip to main content


You are here

Dr. Robert P. Kraynak

Dr. Kraynak is a professor of political science and director of the Center for Freedom & Western Civilization at Colgate University. He teaches courses on American political thought, the history of Western political philosophy, natural law, religion and politics, and conservative political thought. His published titles include History and Modernity in the Thought of Thomas Hobbes (Cornell Press, 1990), Christian Faith and Modern Democracy (Notre Dame Press, 2001), and In Defense of Human Dignity, edited with Glenn Tinder (Notre Dame Press, 2003).