Past Speakers

The civics seminars feature distinguished Hillsdale College faculty members including:

  • Dr. Larry Arnn, President
  • Dr. Bradley Birzer, Russell Amos Kirk Chair in American Studies, Professor of History
  • Dr. Michael Clark, Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Dr. Mickey Craig, William and Berniece Grewcock Professor of Politics
  • Dr. Robert Eden, Professor of Politics
  • Dr. Burton Folsom, Charles F. Cline Chair in History and Management and Professor of History
  • Sir Martin Gilbert, Professor Emeritus of History and official biographer of Winston Churchill
  • Dr. John Grant, Assistant Professor of Politics
  • Dr. Mark Kalthoff, Henry Salvatori Chair in History and Traditional Values, Chairman and Professor of History
  • The Hon. Stephen Markman, Michigan Supreme Court Justice, and Distinguished Visiting Professor of Political Science
  • Dr. Terrence Moore, Assistant Professor of History
  • Dr. Paul Moreno, William and Berniece Grewcock Chair in Constitutional History, and Professor of History
  • Dr. Will Morrisey, William and Patricia LaMothe Chair in the U.S. Constitution and Professor of Politics
  • Dr. Ronald Pestritto, Charles and Lucia Shipley Chair in the American Constitution, Dean of Graduate School, and Associate Professor of Politics
  • Dr. Kevin Portteus, Associate Professor of Politics
  • Dr. David Raney, Associate Professor of History
  • Dr. Paul Rahe, Charles O. Lee and Louise K. Lee Professor in Western Heritage
  • Dr. Matthew Spalding, Associate Vice President and Dean of Educational Programs at the Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship
  • Dr. Thomas West, Professor of Politics
  • Dr. Gary Wolfram, William E. Simon Professor in Economics and Public Policy, Director of the Economics Program, and Professor of Political Economy