Professor Stephen Witham

Associate Professor of Government


Stephen Witham
Spring 2016 Office Hours:
T: 11:15 a.m.-2:45 p.m.
TH: 11:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m.

Area of Specialization:

American Government, Ancient Political and Economic Ideas, American Executive Processes/ Institution and American Political Processes

Professional Career:

  • M.A., Government, Notre Dame
  • M.A., Bible, Maranatha Baptist Bible College
  • B.A., Lehigh University


Mr. Witham was born and raised in New Jersey.  He came to what was then Liberty Baptist College in 1977.  Along with teaching courses in American politics, he has also been an active participant in the political process. 

His activities have included election to a city council position in Wisconsin in 1975, serving as chairman of his local county Republican Party for almost two decades and participating in every campaign in this area since 1980.


Favorite Quote:

"It is no coincidence that our present troubles parallel and are proportionate to the intervention and intrusion in our lives that result from unnecessary and excessive growth of government."

- Ronald Reagan 1st Inaugural Address