I am a professor of Transnational History at the University of Texas Arlington and a former Humboldt fellow (1999-2001).

I specialize in Transnational History, Philanthropy and Civil Society Studies, Intercultural Transfer, and History of Higher Education.

I am the founding editor of the Yearbook of Transnational History.

For more on my research, please see my CV.


Dr. Thomas Adam, Professor of Transnational History


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The University of Texas Arlington

Department of History

Box 19529

Arlington, TX 76019


Latest Appearances

Oxford University; January 2016

Harvard University; April 2016.

St. Louis University; March 2015.