Dr. Robert A. Pierce, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Academic areas of interest:

  • social and religious history of Italy in the late Middle Ages
  • channels of transmission of religious ideas, conversion, and the influence of printing on religious belief
  • international K-12 education
  • developing international and global perspectives in K-12 social studies
  • fostering creativity through school environments and instructional strategies

Major Publications:

  • AERO Social Studies Curriculum Framework: K-12 Standards and Performance Indicators (2012)
  • Ritratti: La dimensione individuale nella storia (2009)
  • Pier Paolo Vergerio the Propagandist (2003)