Margaret Vandiver

Margaret Vandiver

Professor (retired)

Phone
901.678.3398
Fax
901.678.5279
Office
326 McCord Hall
Office Hours
By Appointment

About Dr. Vandiver

Dr. Vandiver's main area of research interest is state and collective violence, ranging from the use of the death penalty in America to contemporary instances of genocide. She is the author of Lethal Punishment: Lynchings and Legal Executions in the South and co-editor of Tennessee's New Abolitionists, in addition to numerous articles.  In retirement, she intends to continue research on historical homicides and death penalty cases.