Dr. Bob Hieronimus Bio

United Symbolism of America
About the Author
Robert R. Hieronimus, Ph.D.

Robert R. Hieronimus, Ph.D. received his Ph.D. for the doctoral thesis "An Historic Analysis of the Reverse of the American Great Seal and Its Relationship to the Ideology of Humanistic Psychology" from Saybrook Institute in 1981. His research has been used by the White House, the State Department, and the Department of the Interior, as well as in speeches and interviews with President Gerald Ford and Anwar el-Sadat. His 2006 book, Founding Fathers, Secret Societies was featured repeatedly on the History Channel, Discovery and National Geographic Channels.

Dr. Hieronimus is also an artist and has included American symbols in dozens of murals including the 2,700-square-foot Apocalypse at Johns Hopkins University and the 800-square-foot E Pluribus Unum at Lexington Market in Baltimore. His 1968 artcar VW bus "Light" (better known as "the Woodstock bus") was photographed by the Associated Press and Rolling Stone at the original 1969 Woodstock, and is still seen today regularly reprinted in media all over the world. His new Artcar is the "Biodiesel Founding Fathers" Mercedes that runs on non-polluting fuel that can be grown from non-food crops supplied by American farms.

His work has been featured on ABC World News Tonight, ABC Radio, ABCNews.com, CNN, C-SPAN, PBS, The Larry King Show, Strange Universe, and in dozens of leading publications like The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New York Times Magazine, The Chicago Tribune, The Boston Globe, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Dallas Morning News, The Denver Post, The New York Post, and The Baltimore Sun.

He hosts a popular radio program, "21st Century Radio," that has been broadcasting new paradigm topics across the United States for over 20 years. www.21stCenturyRadio.com.