Ph.D. History, Binghamton University
M.A. History, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
B.A. History, Hamilton College
Thomas Anderson teaches courses on World History, including the environment and the Indian Ocean, as well as classes on Ottoman and Middle East history.
His research focuses on global and environmental histories, particularly on how explorers and naturalists exchanged knowledge about the natural world. His latest project is on the environmental history of Madagascar.