Politics and International Relations Department

Dr. J. Timothy Cloyd

tim cloydProfessor of Politics and International Relations

Office Location: Fausett Hall
Email: cloyd@hendrix.edu 


  • Ph.D., M.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst
  • B.A., Emory and Henry College

Courses (2013-2014)

  • Advanced Topics in Political Theory (Spring)
  • Advanced Topics in Iinternational Relations (Spring)


Dr. Cloyd arrived at Hendrix in 1997 as Vice President of Development and was selected as the college’s tenth President in 2001.  He teaches a variety of courses such as the History of Western Political Thought, War in International Relations, and Masterworks. Cloyd has also edited a collection of essays entitled, Politics and the Human Body: Assault on Dignity.