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. 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).