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Donald McNemar

Senior Lecturer Emeritus, Global Studies
Ph.D., Princeton University, 1971
B.A., Earlham College, 1965
Office: Morison Hall 279 | 781.891._3477 |
Department Phone: 781.891._2691 | Department Fax: 781.891.2172

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Don McNemar teaches International Relations, International Organizations, and United Nations courses. His research is on international law and international organizations. He has served as a consultant to organizations working at the UN.<br>Previously he has taught at Dartmouth College, served as<br>Headmaster of Phillips Academy, Andover, MA and been the President of Guilford College, a Quaker college in North Carolina.

Teaching Interests

International Relations;<br>International Organizations;<br>Global Regions;<br>Model United Nations

Research Interests

International Law and Organizations;<br>United Nations;<br>Globalization and Human Rights

Consulting/Practice Interests

Non Governmental Organizations;<br>People to People Diplomacy;<br>Model United Nations Programs

Awards and Honors

2018, Honored at UNICEF Reception, UNICEF
2015, Outstanding Fan , Bentley University Hockey Team
2014, International Education Photo Contest--Best Landscape Photo, International Education Program
2014, Joseph M Cronin Award for Excellence in Academic Advising and Mentoring, Bentley University
2014, Falcon Award for Faculty and Staff, Student Affairs at Bentley University
2012, Bentley Campus Celebrity, Her Campus Website
2012, Outstanding Alumni Award, Earlham College, Richmond IN
2007, Bentley Curricular Service-Learning Faculty Award
2005, Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio


Journal Article(s)
McNemar, D. W. (1970). The Post-Independence War in the Congo. Proceedings of the American Society of International Law, April, 13-18.

McNemar, D. W. (1970). Intervention and the Developing States--A Comment. American Journal of International Law, 63 (2), 306-11.

McNemar, D. W, Sklar, H. (2004). Putting Dignity and Rights at the Heart of the Global Economy. Philadelphia, PA: American Friends Service Committee.

Book Chapters
McNemar, D. W, Lyons, G. M, Baldwin, D. A. (1977). The 'Politicization' Issue in the UN Specialized Agencies. In Kay, David A (Eds.), The Changing United Nations (pp. 22). New York: . Academy of Political Science

McNemar, D. W. (1976). United States Policy toward the United Nations. In Baldwin, David A (Eds.), . Hanover, NH: . University Press of New England

McNemar, D. W. (1976). United Nations Peacekeeping: An Alternative for Future Vietnams. In Falk, Richard A (Eds.), The Vietnam War and International Law:The Concluding Phase? (pp. 20). Princeton NJ: . Princeton University Press

McNemar, D. W. (1973). Youth Participation in United Nations Decision-Making. In Murdoch, A.J, Andemicael, B (Eds.),  (pp. 8). New York, NY: . United Nations Institute for Training and Research

McNemar, D. W. (1972). The Future Role of International Institutions. In Falk, Richard A, Black, Cyril E (Eds.),  (pp. 31). Princeton, NJ: . Princeton University Press

McNemar, D. W. (1971). The Postindependence War in the Congo. In Falk, Richard A (Eds.),  (pp. 58). Baltimore, MD: . Johns Hopkins Press

Conference Presentations

McNemar, D. W. (2018). "No Sanctuary: Teachers and the School Reform That Brought Gay Rights to the Masses." Presented at the Concord Public Library's Panel on Gay Rights in Schools, Concord, MA.

McNemar, D. W. (2016). Presented at the State Street Foundation's Global Business Ethics Symposium and Teaching Workshop, Bentley University.

McNemar, D. W. (2012). "Panel of College Presidents on Higher Education Today." Presented at the Friends Association for Higher Education's Annual Conference, Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio.

McNemar, D. W. (2012). "People to People Diplomacy." Presented at the Moses Brown School's TEDx Conference, Providence, RI.

McNemar, D. W., Kellogg, D. M. (2011). "The Educational Entrepreneur in Developing Societies." Presented at the INSEAD and Academy of Business in Society's 10th Annual EABIS Colloquium 2011, INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France.


Department Service
Committee Member for Student Engagement/Event Committee of GLS Department, 2017 - Present
Committee Member for Student Engagement/Events Committee, 2017 - Present
Committee Member for Curriculum/GLS Major Review Committee, 2017 - 2018
Committee Member for Curriculum Committee, 2012 - 2014
Mentor (Student) for Internship , 2013 - 2013
Committee Member for Learning Assessment Committee, 2011 - 2013
Committee Member for GLS Department Curriculum Comm, 2010 - 2011

University Service
Committee Member for Diversity Council, 2009 - Present
Student Organization Advisor for Bentley Model United Nations Program, 2004 - Present
Committee Chair for Data Subcommittee for Diversity Council, 2014 - 2018
Task Force Member for EQUIS Working Group, 2015 - 2016
Guest Speaker for Cultural Transition Program - 2015
Committee Member for Faculty Group on Ghana Program, 2008 - 2015
Met with Counselors from Exchange Schools when they visited campus for NAFSA Counselors from Exchange Schools - 2015
Committee Member for Recruitment Committee for Director of the Center for International Students and Scholars, 2013 - 2014
Committee Member for First Year Seminar Review Committee, 2013 - 2014
Committee Chair for Diversity Council Subcommittee on Progress, 2013 - 2013
Committee Member for Global Living Center Committee, 2009 - 2013
Committee Member for EQUIS Accreditation Task Force, 2010 - 2011

Public Service
Committee Member for Executive Committee Moses Brown School Board of Trustees, 2015 - 2018
Board Member for Moses Brown School , 2012 - 2018
Committee Member for Quaker United Nations Office, 2004 - 2012
Committee Member for Cambridge Friends School, 2007 - 2012
Committee Member for American Friends Service Committee Corporation, 2004 - 2010