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Timothy W. Dixon, J.D.

Timothy Dixon
Associate Professor
Coordinator of History/Politics
(954) 262-8203


  • J.D. Santa Clara University
  • M.A. University of Alabama
  • B.A. University of the Pacific

Professional Interests

Timothy Dixon, Ph.D., has designed courses in the history of Terrorism, history of American Immigration, modern Middle East history, and World history.  In the field of legal studies he offers courses in legal practice skills, including legal research and trial technique. His areas of expertise include American government, politics and foreign affairs, as well as global issues.

Dr. Dixon has co-authored two books, one a history of Federal courts in Alabama, the other a history of the Alabama Supreme Court. He recently published an article on the origins of Chapter 13 bankruptcies. He is the advisor for NSU's pre-law co-educational fraternity, Phi Alpha Delta, and coach of the mock trial team.

Areas of Academic Focus

  • Trial Advocacy
  • American Constitutional History
  • American Legal System

Courses Taught

  • LGST 4000: Legal Research and Trial Advocacy
  • HIST 3010: Constitutional History I

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