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Associate Director of Heritage Studies

Associate Professor of History
Historic Preservationist


Education

  • 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

Teaching Specialties

Applied and Public History, Military and Naval History, Historic Preservation, Comic book history, Cultural Resources Management, Transportation History, and US History 1900-1945

Courses Taught

Introduction to Public History, Historic Preservation, Monuments and Memorials, American Architectural History, Historic Sites Interpretation, 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, Cultural History of Comic Books in America

Study abroad classes: Cold War, Food Heritage in Italy, World War II and the Western Front

Research Interests

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


Edward Salo


Contact Information

P: (870) 972-3130


Office

Building: HSS
Room: 2061