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Jarrett A. Carty, PhD

Principal and Professor, Liberal Arts College

Jarrett A. Carty, PhD
Office: S-RR 05  
RR Annex,
2040 Mackay
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext. 8666

Jarrett A. Carty teaches in both the first and second year Political and Philosophical Foundations courses and the History of Science courses. His specialty is the early modern period in political thought, concentrating on Martin Luther, the Reformation, the Renaissance, and the late middle ages, and early-modern science.
Jarrett also has a wide range of academic interests, including ancient Greek philosophy, the Enlightenment, the American Founding, and the history of astronomy.

Jarrett and his wife have two daughters. He is also an ordained deacon in the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa, and is a chaplain to several day shelters that serve Ottawa's urban poor. In his spare time he likes to run, play hockey, wilderness camp, fly-fish, and listen to jazz and blues.


BA, MA (Carleton University)
MA, PhD (University of Notre Dame)

Recent Publications


God and Government: Martin Luther's Political Thought. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017. pp. xiv, 191.

On the Motion of the Heart and Blood: A New Edition of William Harvey’s Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus.
Eugene, Oregon: Resource Publications, 2016. pp. xix, 95.


“Martin Luther’s Anti-Judaism and Its Political Significance.” Antisemitism Studies 3:2, 317-42 (2019)

Book Chapters/Contributions to Edited Volumes

"Two Kingdoms/Political Theology,” Martin Luther in Context, David Whitford, Ed. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018: 299-306.

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