Brian Domitrovic


Brian Domitrovic holds a Ph.D. in history from Harvard University, where he also did graduate work in the economics department.  He earned his bachelor’s degree at Columbia University, studying history and mathematics.  An associate professor and chairman of the department of history at Sam Houston State University, he has written for numerous scholarly and popular publications.  He is the author of Econoclasts: the Rebels Who Sparked the Supply-Side Revolution and Restored American Prosperity. Domitrovic writes a weekly column at under the byline Past & Present. His blog is Supply-Side Economics Today.  Domitrovic lives in Texas with his wife and children.

Brian Domitrovic
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Name: Brian F. Domitrovic

Residence: Texas

Previous residences: Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New York

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA


Title: Associate Professor & Department Chairman

Dept.: History

School: Sam Houston State University

Location: Huntsville, TX

Specialties: Economic history, intellectual history, modern European history


Ph.D. in History from Harvard University, where he also did graduate work in the economics department (2000).

Graduate Exam Fields: modern European intellectual, medieval intellectual, modern U.S., British economic.

A.B. Columbia University.  History major.  Mathematics minor. (1989)

Academic Appointments:

Associate Professor & Chair of History, Sam Houston State University (2011-current).

Assistant Professor of History, Sam Houston State University (2005-2011).

Instructor of History, Slippery Rock State University (2002-5).

Adjunct Lecturer in History, Grove City College (2004).

Visiting Assistant Professor of History, Allegheny College (2003).

Tutor in History, Harvard University (2000-2002).

Foreign Languages: German, Spanish.

Foreign Study: University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain.


Brian Domitrovic

Department of History

Sam Houston State University

Box 2239

Huntsville, Texas 77341-2239