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Charles Drummond

Assistant Professor | Arizona State University | Class of 2014-2015
Charles Drummond

Charles R. Drummond, IV is a native of Plymouth, Michigan. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude from Harvard University, and he holds a master’s degree and a doctorate in history from the University of Cambridge, U.K. Drummond’s scholarly interests focus on the history of political and legal thought, and he is currently preparing a monograph on the development of the “right to keep and bear arms” in Britain and early America. Last year he served as a senior fellow in the United States Senate for Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska. He was the Garwood Postdoctoral Research Associate at the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. He spent the final year of his doctorate with the Clements Center for National Security at the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to his work in academia and government, Drummond has worked in the private equity sector in London, in the national security sector in Washington, D.C., and for British and American NGOs.