Bill Sabo, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Political Science

William Sabo received his B.A. in History from Purdue University and his M.A. and Ph.D degrees in Political Science from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He retired in the Summer of 2014. During his tenure at UNC Asheville, he taught courses in American Politics with an emphasis on institutional solutions to overcoming the barriers to collective action and cooperation. In addition to courses on the presidency and elections he taught classes on Politics and Religion, the Evolution of American Politics, Politics and War, and the Methodology of Political Analysis. He also taught the Ancient World in the Humanities Program.

Education 

  • PhD in Political Science from the University of North Carolina -- Chapel Hill
  • MA in Political Science from the University of North Carolina -- Chapel Hill
  • BA in History from Purdue University

Courses Taught

  • POLS220 American Political Behavior
  • POLS 320: The Evolution of American Politics
  • POLS 321: The American Presidency
  • POLS 323: American Electoral Behavior
  • POLS 329 Religion and Politics in the United States
  • POLS385 Politics and War