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 of Arts degree in History and a Master of Arts degree in Liberal Studies from the University of North Carolina Wilmington as well as a Bachelor of Arts 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 interests are foreign policy, genocide, identity politics, and transnational Shi’ism, making her a fantastic addition to any dinner party.

Theresa taught Global History at UNCW, and 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

INT 200: Capitalism and its Discontents

INT 315: Dictators, Despots and Presidents for Life

INT 351: Contemporary Persian Gulf

INT 315: Ethnic Conflicts and Territorial Disputes