Dr. Ricky Floyd Dobbs

Associate Provost, Academic Foundations and Professor 
Education: PhD, Texas A&M University, College Station, 1996
Office: Student Access and Success Center, 141
Phone: 903-886-5876

Research Interests
Texas History, 20th Century American Political History

Recent Publications
“Richard Nixon” in Nancy Beck Young, ed., Encyclopedia of the U.S. Presidency, 6 vols., Facts on File, 2009.

“Lyndon, We Hardly Remember Ye: LBJ in the Memory of Modern Texas” in Gregg Cantrell and Elizabeth Hayes Turner, eds., Myth, Meaning and Historical Memory in Texas. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2007.

“Continuities in American Anti-Catholicism: the Texas Baptist Standard and the Coming of the 1960 Election,” Baptist History and Heritage (February, 2007): 85-93.

Yellow Dogs and Republicans: Allan Shivers and Texas Two-Party Politics. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2005.

Recent Courses Taught
U.S. History to 1877
U.S. History from 1865