Jonathan  Den Hartog
Chair, Professor
Howard College of Arts and Sciences
312 Burns Hall

Jonathan Den Hartog came to Samford from the University of Northwestern in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he taught for 13 years and served as a department chair for five. He received his Ph.D. in American History from the University of Notre Dame. A specialist in American political and religious history, Den Hartog is the author of Patriotism and Piety: Federalist Politics and Religious Struggle in the New American Nation (University of Virginia Press, 2015) and the co-editor of Disestablishment and Religious Dissent: Church-State Relations in the New American States (University of Missouri Press, 2019). He is married to Jacqueline, and they have four children.