Dr. Kaufman, a Francis Marion University Board of Trustees Research Scholar, joined the Francis Marion University staff in 2001. He is the author, co-author, or editor of eleven books on diplomatic, presidential, and military history, including Project Plowshare: The Peaceful Use of Nuclear Explosives in Cold War America (Cornell University Press, 2013), A Companion to Gerald R. Ford and Jimmy Carter (Wiley, 2015), and Ambition, Pragmatism, and Party: A Biography of Gerald R. Ford (University Press of Kansas, 2017). Currently, he is working on a study of the environment and international diplomacy.
PhD, Ohio University, 1998
U.S. History since 1877
The United States in the Era of World War II
The United States in the Era of the Vietnam War
The History of the United States in World Affairs
U.S. Military History