Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. Edward Salo

Faculty Senate President

Associate Director of Heritage Studies
Associate Professor of History


  • Ph.D. Public History, Middle Tennessee State University, 2009
  • M.A. History, Middle Tennessee State University, 1998
  • B.S. History/Political Science, East Tennessee State University, 1993

Courses Taught

Introduction to Public History; Historic Preservation; Monuments and Memorials: American Architectural History; Cultural History of Comic Books; US History to 1877; Sports History in America; US Military History; Global History of World War II; Pirates of the Carolinas; Vietnam War; History of Space Exploration; History of Transportation in Arkansas; The Nashville Sit-ins

Research Interests

Cultural Resources Management during times of conflict; Historic Preservation; Cold War military history; Comic book history