International Studies

Ms. Theresa Jackson

Theresa Jackson



International Studies

601 South College Road

University of North Carolina Wilmington

Wilmington, NC 28403-5629

Theresa Jackson holds a master's degree in History and a master's degree in Liberal Studies from the University of North Carolina Wilmington as well as a bachelor's degree in History from Metropolitan State University of Denver. She specializes in Global History, the Modern Middle East and Contemporary Global Conflict. Some of her research interests lie in foreign policy, genocide, identity and gender politics, and female circumcision, which makes her a fantastic addition to any dinner party.

Theresa taught Global History at UNCW and among her widely varied vocations has also worked with refugee populations primarily from Africa, the Middle East and former Soviet Union. Theresa also established the first English curriculum for a private school in the Kingdom of Bahrain where she lived for a number of years. Having so far traveled to over 50 countries, she working on an even longer list of nations to still visit.


INT 105: Introduction to International Studies (Summer 2016/Spring 2017)

INT 200: Capitalism and its Discontents (Fall 2016/Spring 2017)

INT 315: Dictators, Despots and Presidents for Life (Fall 2016)