Matthew D. Mendham | Curriculum Vita
Assistant Professor
Government
757-594-7066 | matthew.mendham@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
The Enlightenment, the rise of modern capitalism, Utopianism

Education
Ph.D. University of Notre Dame
M.A. Fordham University
B.A. Taylor University

Awards, Scholarships, Grants
Summer Research Grant, John M. Olin Foundation (2010)
Honorarium from Jack Miller Center seminar, “Liberty and Enterprise: The American Founding and the Birth of the Modern Commercial Republic” (2010)
Outstanding Graduate Student Teacher Award for Excellence in Teaching, Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Notre Dame (2008–2009)
Sole departmental nomination for Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, Graduate Student Union, Notre Dame (2007–2008, 2008–2009)
Gil Loescher Teaching Fellowship, Notre Dame (2008–2009)

Memberships/Associations
International Adam Smith Society
Rousseau Association
Association for Political Theory
Midwest Political Science Association
American Political Science Association