Fairfield, Ala., native S. Jonathan Bass holds a B.S., M.A. from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and his Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee. He joined Samford's faculty in 1997. His book, "Blessed are the Peacemakers: Martin Luther King, Jr., Eight white religious leaders and the "Letter from Birmingham Jail," was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.
Degrees and Certifications
- B.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham
- M.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham
- Ph.D., The University of Tennessee
- Recent America and South
- Civil Rights
- Legal History