Dr. Timothy Vanderburg
Professor of History
Specializations: The New South, American Civil War, Industrialization
Education: Ph.D., Mississippi State Universiy; M.A. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte; B.A. Gardner-Webb University
Professor Vanderburg’s work focuses on the nature of paternalism at Cannon Mills and Kannapolis. A specialist in the twentieth century South and a “Who’s Who Among American Teachers,” he teaches courses on the New South, the American Civil War, and US History.
Selected Publications by Dr. Vanderburg
Cannon Mills and Kannapolis: Persistent Paternalism in a Textile Town (University of Tennessee Press, 2013).