Dr. Steven Samson, Ph.D.

Professor of Government

E-mail ssamson@liberty.edu

Area of Specialization:

Political Theory, International Relations, Politics of Europe, Political and Economic Development, Comparative Economic and Political Ideas, Political Geography, and American Constitutional History.

Professional Career:

  • B.A., 1969
  • M.A., Political Science, University of Colorado, 1974
  • Ph.D., University of Oregon, 1984
  • Teacher Certification, worked as a free-lance writer and editor, pursued graduate studies in history and later in library science

Recent Publications:

Biographical Statement:

Dr. Samson enjoys travel, writing, and his collections of books and symphonic and chamber music recordings. His research interests focus on European and American intellectual, cultural, and constitutional traditions and their challengers.

Favorite Scripture:

"'For I know the plans I have for you,' declared the LORD, 'plans to prosper and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'"
Jeremiah 29:11


Steven Samson

Fall 2015 Office Hours:
M/W/F: noon-12:50pm, 3:15pm-4:05pm, 4:20pm-5:10pm
Thursday: 8:15am-9:30am