University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Political Science


Faculty - Robert Pepperman Taylor

Bob Pepperman Taylor

Bob Pepperman Taylor Professor (1986)

Area of expertise

Political Theory, American Political Thought, and Democratic Theory

Contact Information
Office: Old Mill Room 527
Phone: 802.656.4289

Office Hours: Tuesday/Thursday - 9:00-10:30 or by appointment.

Professor Taylor teaches courses in political theory, the history of political thought, and American political thought. His most recent book is Horace Mann's Troubling Legacy: The Education of Democratic Citizens. He served as Dean of the University of Vermont Honors College from 2003-2008.