Javascript is currently not supported, or is disabled by this browser. Please enable Javascript for full functionality.

Skip to Main Content
    Harding University
  Oct 03, 2022
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
Catalog Navigation
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Department of History & Political Science

Programs of Study Faculty Website


The mission of the Department of History and Political Science is to provide a quality, Christ-honoring instruction in the study of the past, politics, and public life that enables students to perceive the meaning, and determine the context of, societal issues.

Interdepartmental Programs

Minors in Medieval and Renaissance Studies  and Women’s Studies  are offered in partnership with the Department of English Language & Literature.


Chair: Shawn Fisher, Ph.D.


Steven Breezeel, Ph.D.
Julie E. Harris, Ph.D.
Kevin Klein, Ph.D.

Associate Professors:

David Adams, Ph.D.
Jared Dockery, Ph.D.
J. R. Duke, Ph.D.
     Executive Director of the American Studies Institute
Shawn Fisher, Ph.D.
     ROTC Liaison
Liann Gallagher, Ph.D.
Nathaniel Wiewora, Ph.D.
     Director, Master of Arts in History Program

Assistant Professors:

Lori Klein, M.P.A.
Kim Laing, M.A.


    Bachelor of ArtsBachelor of ScienceAccelerated ProgramsMaster of ArtsNon-Degree