Brandon Kinney

History Education Fellow - Education Program

Brandon Kinney is a PhD Candidate in diplomatic history at Temple University, where his research interests include Cold War relations between West Germany and the United States. He received his Bachelor’s in History and Secondary Education at Shippensburg University and taught American history in public schools for two years before receiving his Master’s Degree in History at Villanova University. While at Villanova, he served as an intern at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, focusing on history education. He is the 2019-2020 recipient of the Thomas Davis Fellowship in Diplomacy and Foreign Relations at the Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy at Temple University.