William Bloodworth

President Emeritus, Augusta State University

William Bloodworth

President Emeritus, Augusta State University


Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of History, Anthropology and Philosophy

Emeritus Faculty


Born in Texas. Married to Julia Rankin Bloodworth for 51 years. Two children, three grandchildren. President of Augusta College/Augusta State University, 1993-2012.

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  • Ph.D., American/United States Studies/Civilization University of Texas - Austin, 1972

  • MA, English Language and Literature Lamar University, 1967

  • BA, English Language and Literature Texas Lutheran University, 1964

  • BS, English Language and Literature, General Texas Lutheran University, 1964

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • HIST 2112

    United States since 1877

Teaching Interests

American history, American literature, college composition, public speaking.

Research Interests

American history and literature, American Indian literature, history of Augusta State University.