Erik Benson

Associate Professor of History

Faculty Positions:

Traditional Undergrad Academics - Humanities

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In 1993, Benson graduated from Cedarville University with a B.A. in History and Political Science. He then went on to earn his M.A. in History from Central Michigan University in 1995. In 2001, Benson earned his Ph.D. in History from the University of Georgia.



  • Ph.D., History, The University of Georgia (2001)
  • M.A., History, Central Michigan University (1995)
  • B.A., Cedarville University