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. Professor Hunt received his PhD from The College of William and Mary. He joined the faculty at Regis College in 2018. Professor Hunt teaches courses in history, politics, and global studies. He advises students in the humanities and administers minors in history, political science, and international relations. Since the Fall 2019 semester, Prof. Hunt has been teaching First Year Seminar. His research focuses on contemporary war and imperialism and his work has appeared in several academic journals. He writes for The Progressive.


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

    Dispatches from Nigeria: The Actions of Royal Dutch Shell and ChevronTexaco in the Warri Crisis, 2003-2004.Canadian Journal of African Studies 56, no. 2 (2022): 297-317.

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

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

    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.

    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.

    US Government Computer Penetration Programs and the Implications for Cyberwar.IEEE Annals of the History of Computing 34, no. 3 (July-September 2012): 4-21.