Timothy Vanderburg - 

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. Dr. Vanderburg serves as Chair of the Department of Social Sciences.

timDr. Timothy Vanderburg

Department Chair

Professor of History

Specializations: The New South, American Civil War, Industrialization 

(704) 406-4469

tvanderburg@gardner-webb.edu

 

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. Dr. Vanderburg serves as Chair of the Department of Social Sciences.

 

Selected Publications by Dr. Vanderburg

 

Cannon Mills and Kannapolis: Persistent Paternalism in a Textile Town (University of Tennessee Press, 2013).

 

Curriculum Vitae