Jonathan  Den Hartog
Chair, Professor
Howard College of Arts and Sciences
History
Office: 312 Burns Hall
Email: jdenhart@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-2372

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.