Eric Sands

Honored Visiting Graduate Faculty
Building: 
Ashbrook Center
Office Number: 
801
Phone: 
706.238.7896

Bio

Eric Sands is Associate Professor of Government at Berry College in Mount Berry, Georgia.

Research Areas

Abraham Lincoln

Education

Ph.D. - University of Virginia, 2006
M.A. - University of Virginia, 2000
B.A. - Hampden-Sydney College, 1997

Courses Taught

AHG 640 - Political Parties
AHG 503 - Sectionalism and Civil War

Faculty Spotlight

Faculty

Gregory Schneider is Professor of History at Emporia State University, where he has taught since 1998. He teaches courses in modern American history, the 1960s, diplomatic history, the history of railroads, and the history of conservatism. His research interests lie in the history of American conservatism. He has published five books: Cadres for Conservatism: Young Americans for Freedom and the Rise of the Contemporary Right (NYU Press, 1999); Conservatism in America since 1930: A Reader (NYU Press, 2003); Equality, Decadence and Modernity: The Collected Essays of Stephen J. Tonsor (ISI Books, 2005); The Conservative Century: From Reaction to Revolution (Rowman & Littlefield, 2008); and Rock Island Requiem: The Collapse of a Mighty Fine Line (University Press of Kansas, 2013).

He is married and has two children and a Catahoula Leopard dog. His hobbies include model railroading, real railroading, the Chicago White Sox, and the Chicago Bears.