Edward Hunt head shot

Assistant Professor

Fine Arts Center 312
Department Humanities

Mailing Address

Regis College

235 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493


    Edward Hunt is an assistant professor of political science. He joined the faculty at Regis College in 2018. Professor Hunt teaches courses in politics, global studies, and the interdisciplinary humanities. He advises the PRIDE Scholars and oversees the minors in political science and international relations.

    Professor Hunt’s research focuses on contemporary war and imperialism. His work has appeared in several academic journals, including the IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, Diplomacy and Statecraft, Third World Quarterly, Middle Eastern Studies, and the Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies. He writes for CounterPunch, The Progressive, Jacobin Magazine, and Foreign Policy in Focus.


    Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), The College of William and Mary

    “Dispatches from Havana: multiple paths to regime change in Cuba, 2006-2010.” Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies 45, no. 3 (Winter 2020): 378-399. doi: 10.1080/08263663.2020.1783843.

    "Dispatches from Baghdad: sectarian war in Iraq, 2006-2007." Middle Eastern Studies 56, no. 1 (January 2020): 100-115. doi: 10.1080/00263206.2019.1626726.

    "Staying the course in Mexico: the role of the US in the drug war, 2006-present." Third World Quarterly 40, no. 6 (June 2019): 1184-1205. doi: 10.1080/01436597.2019.1574562.

    "The WikiLeaks Cables: How the United States Exploits the World, in Detail, from an Internal Perspective, 2001-2010." Diplomacy and Statecraft 30, no. 1 (March 2019): 70-98. doi:10.1080/09592296.2019.1557416.

    "US Government Computer Penetration Programs and the Implications for Cyberwar." IEEE Annals of the History of Computing 34, no. 3 (July-Sept. 2012): 4-21. doi: 10.1109/MAHC.2011.82.