Philip D’Agati

Areas of Study

International Relations and Diplomacy, Ethnicity & Nationalism, Olympics & Politic, Middle East Studies, European Studies, and Media, Film, & Politics.

Selected Publications

  • Cold War and the 1984 Olympic Games: A Soviet-American Surrogate War. Palgrave Macmillan
  • Nationalism on the World Stage: Cultural Performance at the Olympic Games. University Press of America
  • “War Games” Diplomatic Courier,, Vol 2 Issue 2,pp 6- 9.

Selected Collegiate Service

  • Advisor: International Relations Council
  • Chair, Dept. of Political Science Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
  • Coordinator: Model Arab League, Model NATO, Model United Nations Programs
  • Curriculum Development: Dept. of Political Science Dialogue of Civilizations Program (02-03),Dialogue of Civilizations Japan (2012 – 2013), Dialogue of Civilizations NATO (2013)

Selected Professional Activities

  • 2012-2014 Scholar In Residence, National Council on US – Arab Relations
  • Presenter, NCUSAR Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Japan Olympic Academy and Tokyo 2020 Bid Committee guest/discussant
  • American Political Science Association
  • Freelance Political Strategist
  • Keynote Speaker for a National Council US – Arab Relations MAL Program (03, 04)
  • Keynote Speaker for a United Nations Association of Greater Boston UN program (03, 04, 06)

Selected Honors

  • 2013: Finalist, NU Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2011: Nationalism in the Olympics Study added to the Olympic Archive section on Legacy
  • 2011: Named Inaugural Scholar in Residence, National Council on US – Arab Relations
  • 2011: Nominee, NU Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2003: Lifetime Achievement Award, National council on US – Arab Relations
  • 1999: Merrimack Medal for Outstanding Service to the College

Courses

Undergraduate

  • POLS 1155- Comparative Politics
  • POLS 1160- International Relations
  • POLS 2333 Politics and Film
  • POLS 3409 Global Governance
  • POLS 3418 Nationalism
  • POLS 3427 Civil – Military Relations
  • POLS 3496 International Relations and Sports
  • POLS 4701- Political Science Senior Capstone
  • POLS 4912- Model United Nations
  • POLS 4915- Model Arab League
  • POLS 4918- Model NATO

Graduate

  • POLS 7345 Theories and Concepts in Civil – Military Relations
  • POLS 7376- Government and Politics of the Middle East
  • POLS 7358- International Organizations