Faculty Profile

Dr. Joanna Neilson, Assistant Professor of History

Phone: 423.869.6427
Office: 208 Avery Hall

Education and Background

    PhD, History, Florida State University, 2005

    MA, History, Florida State University, 1998

    BA, History and Dramatic Arts, Centre College, 1996

Research and Teaching Areas

    World History

    Introduction to Historical Studies

    History of Britain (to 1688 and since 1688)

    Early Modern Europe

    Modern India

    Current research concerns the complicated relationship between the English crown and the East India Company in the early seventeenth century.

Scholarly Highlights 

  • (Presentation) “The East India Company and Charles Stuart, 1618-1627.” Southern Conference on British Studies, October 2011.

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