Molly Henderson

Molly Henderson

Instructor/Online Coordinator

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About Molly Henderson

Dr. Henderson joined the department in 2014 is an instructor and the coordinator of the Political Science B.A. online program of study in the department. Her areas of interest are political communications, theory, and state and federal education legislation. Prior to coming to the University of Memphis, Molly worked as a Candidate Liaison coordinating multiple components of campaign management and implementation for new candidates running for state and national office. She was Director of academic programs where she developed, coordinated and implemented new plans of study and degree offerings. Molly also brings over 17 years of experience as an online and classroom instructor to the department. She has been teaching for the University of Memphis since 2012.


Research Interests

Modern and contemporary political thought; political communications/media; and educational legislation


Teaching Interests/Fields

Modern political thought; American government; political communications/media and international relations theory



Ed.D. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma , 2006; M.A. Political Communications, University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, Oklahoma, 1996; B.A., Communications/Political Communications, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, 1993.



Instructor (1995-present); Candidate liaison, (1995-1997); Academics program chair, (1999-2011); Online program Coordinator, (2014-present)