Greg Jackson

Faculty Member

Greg Jackson

Biography

Professor Greg Jackson is the Chair of Integrated Studies and Deputy Director of National Security Studies.

Professor Jackson is best known nationally as the creator, host, and head writer of the popular US history podcast, "History That Doesn't Suck" (HTDS). His other appearances and publications include television, radio, podcasts, newspaper op-eds, peer-reviewed articles, and academic book reviews. He also served as a historical consultant for Wondery's podcast, "American Elections: Wicked Game."

Professor Jackson's courses are crosslisted between Integrated Studies and National Security Studies. Frequently taught courses include: "American Alliances & Partnerships," "Transatlantic Security: NATO/EU," and "The Modern Middle East."

Professor Jackson holds a Ph.D. in history from the University of Utah, as well as an M.A. in French Studies and a B.A. in history from Brigham Young University.

Teaching

IS 300R

Introductory Topics in Integrated Studies, Fall 2021

NSS 301R

National Security Area Studies, Fall 2021

NSS 301R

National Security Area Studies, Summer 2021

IS 300R

Introductory Topics in Integrated Studies, Spring 2021

NSS 301R

National Security Area Studies, Spring 2021

NSS 4990

National Security Capstone Seminar, Spring 2021

NSS 4400

Statecraft and Strategy, Spring 2021