Michael Schwarz

Assistant Professor of History
Andrews Hall
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Michael Schwarz is Assistant Professor of History at Ashland University and serves as an assistant director of the Ashbrook Scholar Program. He has published essays on Founding-era politics and foreign relations, including articles on Jefferson, Madison, and Hamilton in the Journal of the Early Republic and the Journal of Southern History.  He was named Ashland University’s Outstanding Male Faculty Member of the Year for 2011-12.

Research Areas

Early Republican Period
Colonial America


PhD, University of Kentucky
MA, Ohio University
BA, St. Vincent College

Courses Taught

AHG 501 - American Revolution
AHG 503 - Sectionalism and Civil War
AHG 603 - Colonial America
AHG 604 - The Early Republic
AHG 605 - Age of Enterprise