Dr. Tannebaum earned his Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction from Clemson University. His M.Ed. and BSED in social studies education are from the University of Georgia. Dr. Tannebaum’s research interests include social studies education, teacher education, middle and secondary grades education, democratic education, urban and minority education, and the relationship between schools and society. Prior to joining Merrimack College, Dr. Tannebaum worked as a graduate teaching assistant at Clemson University.