Ted is Chair and Associate Professor of Government and Director of The Great Questions Project at Austin Community College, where he has taught for over 10 years. He is a graduate of St. John’s College in Annapolis, MD (BA History of Math and Science and Philosophy) and Boston College (MA Political Science) Ted has created several new discussion based course offerings at Austin Community College related to the study of core-texts, including classes in political theory and an Honors course on the philosophical foundations of American government. Ted has trained nearly 40 ACC faculty members to teach Great Questions Seminars and led over 5 faculty reading groups focused on core-texts, including most recently a group focused on Eastern and Islamic classics. In addition to his liberal arts evangelism, Ted leads the government study abroad program in Strasbourg, France each Summer in partnership with The University of Strasbourg. He is also active in the Austin music scene.
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