Dr. Charles Murphy, Ph.D.

Professor of Government


Charles Murphy

Spring 2015 Office Hours:
M/W/F: 7:30am-11:15am
T/TR: By Appointment only


Area of Specializations:

Strategic & Intelligence Studies;
International Relations; American Government

Professional Career:

  • U.S. Marine Corps; Central Intelligence Agency
  • Pastor in Oklahoma
  • B.A., International Relations
  • M.A., Public Administration, Oklahoma State University
  • B.R.E., Temple Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Ph.D. University of Tennessee
  • Post-doctoral studies at Middle Tennessee State University

Biographical Statement:

Dr. Murphy was born in Duncan, Oklahoma; high school in Blackwell, Oklahoma. Married to Nancy Murphy and have five children: two live in Lynchburg, two in Georgia, and one in Heaven.

Favorite Scripture:

     "Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not unto thine own understanding." Proverbs 3:5

Favorite Quote:

     "Truth Never Fears a Challenge"