Steven F. Hayward

Thomas & Mabel Guy Professor
Honored Visiting Graduate Faculty
Ashbrook Center
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Steven F. Hayward is Scholar in Residence at the University of Colorado at Boulder and the Thomas and Mabel Guy Professor of American History and Government at Ashland University. Prior to joining UC, he was the F.K. Weyerhaeuser Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. He is the author of a two volume biography of Ronald Reagan, The Age of Reagan: The Fall of the Old Liberal Order, 1964-1980 and The Age of Reagan: The Conservative Counterrevolution, 1980-1989 Additionally, he has written biographies on President Jimmy Carter and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

Research Areas

Twentieth Century Politics
Political Economy
Energy and Environmental Policy


PhD, The Claremont Graduate School
MA, The Claremont Graduate School
BS, Lewis and Clark College

Courses Taught

AHG 660 - American Political Economy
AHG 630 - American Statesmen: LBJ and Reagan
AHG 660 - Post-Vietnam America