Salem College Promotes Andrew Thomas to Professor of History
May 31, 2023
Thomas came to Salem in 2007 following a ten-month stay as a doctoral research fellow at the Leibniz-Institute for European History in Mainz, Germany.
Hometown: Takoma Park, Maryland
Study Abroad: Fall 2016, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Internships: Guest Exhibit Curator and Research Services Assistant, Office of History, National Institutes of Health Summer 2016 and January 2017; Collections Management Assistant, Photographs Division, Forsyth County Public Library Special Collections
Involvements: Treasurer of Beta Beta Beta, Secretary of Phi Alpha Theta, Historian of History Department Club, Honor Guide for Admissions, enthusiastic member of Class of 2018 Fall Fest
Goal: If I can’t be a taste-tester for Ben and Jerry’s, I want to find a way to combine my loves of history and biology, maybe as a reference librarian or archivist at a medical library?