Angela Robbins Marritt, Ph.D.
Instructor at UNC-Greensboro and Salem College
Angela Robbins Marritt received her Ph.D. in US History from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where she specialized in women’s history and attained a minor in Atlantic World Studies. Her presentations for the Road Scholars program are based on her dissertation research and examine strategies employed by women in the North Carolina Piedmont to support themselves and their families in the unstable post-Civil War economy. Angela completed her MA in Museum Studies at UNC-G in 2002, and has worked in education and collections management at the International Civil Rights Center and Museum in Greensboro, the Greensboro Historical Museum, Blandwood Mansion, and the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts. She holds a BS in Middle Grades Education, and was a teacher for the Guilford County Schools from 1993 to 1999.