Elizabeth Corey, Ph.D.

Dr. Elizabeth Corey joined the Baylor University Honors Program’s faculty in 2007 and has served as Director since 2015. She earned a B.A. in classics from Oberlin College, an M.A. in art history from Louisiana State University (LSU) and an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from LSU. She has taught courses at Baylor on political science, great texts and in the Baylor Interdisciplinary Core. She has earned several awards for research and teaching, and was a 2016-2017 Robert Novak Journalism Fellow. Her book, Michael Oakeshott on Religion, Aesthetics, and Politics, was published by the University of Missouri Press in 2006. She writes for First Things and serves on the board of the Institute on Religion and Public Life. She has also published in The AtlanticThe Chronicle of Higher EducationNational Affairs and in a variety of scholarly journals. During the 2018-19 academic year she was the American Enterprise Institute’s Values and Capitalism Visiting Professor.

Dr. Corey has contributed to Scala in various ways, including leading a seminar at Baylor University. She has also been a guest on Scala’s Love of Learning series, which you can watch below.