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Robert Freeman

Professor
Church History and Doctrine

316B JSB
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

Bio: Bob Freeman is a member of the Department of Church History and Doctrine at BYU. He recently concluded a decade of service in both department and college administration, and has returned full-time to the classroom which is extremely satisfying. For over twenty years, his research has focused primarily on experiences of Latter-day Saints in wartime. Bob has published numerous books and articles on this theme, often in collaboration with other colleagues. In addition, he and other associates have produced several documentaries as well as creating an archive of several thousand accounts of veterans which is housed in the L. Tom Perry Special Collections. He has also researched and published on other subjects. Bob and his wife, JaNeal, are the parents of seven children and four grandchildren. The Freemans live in Springville, Utah.

Areas of Expertise: Legal and military history of the Church; Presidents of the Church

Research Interests

Military history, Twentieth Century LDS history, and missionary work.

Teaching Interests

Teachings of the Living Prophets (333), Modern Church History (343), Doctrine and Covenants (324-325), and LDS in the Military (393R)

Licenses and Certifications

  • California Bar Association, Attorney (1991 - Present)
  • Utah Bar Association, Attorney (1998 - 1991)

Administrative Assignments

  • Religious Education: Associate Dean (2013 - 2019)
  • Department of Church Hsitory and Doctrine: Other (Appointed by a VP) (2011 - 2013)

Memberships

  • Utah Bar Association (1998 - Present)
  • Utah State Historical Society (1997 - Present)
  • California Bar Association (1991 - Present)

Professional Citizenship

  • Committee/Council Member, Gail Halversen Museum Board (2016 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, Springville City--Historic Preservation Committee (2012 - Present)
  • Other, Utah Bar Association (2008 - 2013)

Courses Taught

Publications

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Presentations

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