Jeff Broadwater, J.D., Ph.D.

Professor of History

 

B.A., Harding University
J.D., University of Arkansas
M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Hines Hall
ojbroadwater@barton.edu | 800-345-4973 x6443

 

Dr. Broadwater is a professor of history in the School of Humanities at Barton College. He is the author of Eisenhower and the Anti-Communist Crusade (1992); Adlai Stevenson and American Politics:  The Odyssey of a Cold War Liberal (1994); and James Madison: A Son of Virginia and a Founder of the Nation (2012). His book George Mason: Forgotten Founder (2006) won the Richard Slatten Award for Excellence in Virginia Biography from the Virginia Historical Society and was rated by the Washington Post as one of the best biographies of 2006. Dr. Broadwater has also written numerous articles, essays, and reviews in the field of American history and has delivered papers and public lectures at various scholarly conferences and historic sites and on C-SPAN. He has served as president of the North Carolina Association of Historians, and he is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Historical Association, the Organization of American Historians, and the Southern Historical Association. In 2007, Dr. Broadwater received Barton’s Jefferson-Pilot Faculty Member of the Year Award.  Before coming to Barton, he practiced corporate and public utility law and argued, and won, one case, Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation vs. the Arkansas Public Service Commission (1983) before the United States Supreme Court. Dr. Broadwater has also taught at Vanderbilt University, Arkansas Tech University, Texas Woman’s University, and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. From 1990 to 1992, he was Director of the John C. Stennis Oral History Project at Mississippi State University.

 
Jeff Broadwater, J.D., Ph.D.

Professor of History
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6443
ojbroadwater@barton.edu

John M. Bublic, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6446
jbublic@barton.edu

James A. Clark, Ph.D.

Professor of English
Dean, School of Humanities
Elizabeth H. Jordan Chair of Southern Literature

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6450
jclark@barton.edu

Elizabeth P. Dennis, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6453
epdennis@barton.edu

Michael S. Fukuchi, Ph.D.

Professor of English
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6452
mfukuchi@barton.edu

Rebecca L. Godwin, Ph.D.

Professor of English
Director, The Sam and Marjorie Ragan Writing Center
School of Humanities

The Sam and Marjorie Ragan Writing Center
800-345-4973 x6364
rlgodwin@barton.edu

Alan D. Lane, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6494
alane@barton.edu

Elaine Marshall, Ph.D.

Professor of English
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6458
emarshal@barton.edu

Shawn P. McCauley, M.A.

Visiting Assistant Professor of English
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6455
spmccauley@barton.edu

Sharon K. Montano, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
Coordinator of Spanish Teacher Licensure
School of Humanities

214-B Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6460
smontano@barton.edu

Jane S. Webster, Ph.D.

Professor of Religion and Philosophy
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6440
jwebster@barton.edu

Rodney A. Werline, Ph.D.

Professor of Religion and Philosophy
Leman and Marie Barnhill Endowed Chair in Religious Studies
School of Humanities

Hines Hall
800-345-4973 x6447
rawerline@barton.edu