Caleb Hamman

Political Science & Peace Studies

Caleb Hamman (political science & peace studies) completed a B.A. in Political Science and Philosophy at Butler University, and he holds an M.A. from the School of History and Anthropology, Queen’s University Belfast. He is former US-UK Fulbright Scholar, and he is a Presidential Fellow at the University of Notre Dame.

His research and teaching interests span political theory, international relations, and peace and conflict studies.


His dissertation examines the place of the soldier in political life. Through readings of Homer and Thucydides, and Tocqueville and Hemingway, it seeks to understand, and usefully contrast, the types of political significance that attached to the soldier in ancient and modern societies.