Independent Minds, Working Together
Kent J. Kille

Kent J. Kille

Professor (on leave 2014-15 Spring sem.)

Department/Affiliation: International Relations, Political Science
Phone: 330-263-2456
Office Address: 106 Kauke Hall


  • B.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1991
  • M.A., Ph.D. The Ohio State University 1995, 2000

Courses Taught

Dr. Kille regularly teaches Introduction to International Relations and the upper level courses The United Nations System, Nationalism & Interdependence, and Peace Studies.


Dr. Kille is the author From Manager to Visionary:  The Secretary-General of the United Nations(Palgrave Macmillan, 2006) and editor of and contributor to The UN Secretary-General and Moral Authority:  Ethics and Religion in International Leadership (Georgetown University Press, 2007).  Other publications, which include his work on active learning, appear in the journals International Studies Perspectives, International Studies Review and Political Psychology.  He is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Peace Studies and served as Special Editor for and contributor to the Autumn/Winter 2004 issue "Putting the Peace Tools to Work:  Essays in Honor of Chadwick F. Alger."