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Dr. Sam McFarland

Dr. Sam McFarland

Professor Emeritus

Office:  GRH 3092
Phone:  270-745-4408

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Human Rights
  • Ethnocentrism
  • Authoritarian Personality
  • Psychology of Religion

Courses Previously Taught

  • PSY 350 Social Psychology
  • PSY 450 Personality
  • HON 301 Human Rights

Brief biography

Dr. McFarland taught full time at Western from 1971 until 2003 and has been on "optional retirement" since then. He was a Fulbright Senior Lecturer in the Soviet Union in 1989. He directed the University Honors Program from 1990 to 1998, and was named Distinguished University Professor in 1998.

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 Last Modified 8/29/17