Dr. Alysa Cortes

Dr. Cortes is originally from Ohio, where she received a degree in political science and history from Ashland University. After taking a year off, she attended Hillsdale College for her M.A. and Ph.D., which she completed in 2019. She is married to Mr. Cortes and in June 2019, they had an adorable son, Henry. Her interests include early modern political philosophy, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, politics and religion, and antebellum American history and political thought.


Currently teaching: American History & Government