Andrew Zimmerman

Professor of History and International Affairs

George Washington University

Andrew Zimmerman is professor of history at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. Before joining the History Department at George Washington University, Professor Zimmerman completed his PhD in History at the University of California, San Diego, and was a Mellon fellow in history at the Society of Fellows in the Humanities at Columbia University. Professor Zimmerman is an award-winning teacher whose research focuses on modern Germany, the United States, and West Africa. He is working on a project tentatively titled "Slaves and Soldiers in the Red and Black Atlantic: A Transnational and Revolutionary History of the American Civil War."