Joseph Postell is Associate Professor of Politics at Hillsdale College, where he teaches courses on American political institutions, American political thought, and administrative law. His research focuses primarily on regulation, administrative law, and the administrative state. He is the editor, with Bradley C.S. Watson, of Rediscovering Political Economy and with Johnathan O’Neill, of Toward an American Conservatism: Constitutional Conservatism During the Progressive Era. He is currently completing a book on the administrative state and American constitutionalism, and editing a reader of primary sources on conservative thought during the early 20th century. He also contributes frequently to the Liberty Fund’s Library of Law and Liberty website on political and legal thought.
Professor Postell is an alumnus of Ashland University, where he was an Ashbrook Scholar.