Gary Gershman, J.D., Ph.D.

Gary Gershman


College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of History and Political Science

Honors Courses

HONR 2010K Assassin’s Creed
HONR 2000H Famous American Trials

Honors Engagement

Research Focus


Gary Gershman teaches a wide variety of classes at NSU, including American History, American Government, Constitutional History, Civil and Political Liberties, Crime and Punishment, Sports and History, the Balkans, and the Holocaust. He also leads a Travel Study course on genocide. Gershman has published books and articles on the death penalty, the Congress, and sports history. He is currently working on a book about the history of sports rivalry in America.