Thomas Kaiser, Professor of History
Thomas E. Kaiser has been a member of the UALR faculty since 1976 and a Professor History since 1994. Professor Kaiser is a specialist in the history of eighteenth-century France. He has co-edited two books, Conspiracy in the French Revolution and the forthcoming From Deficit to Deluge: The Origins of the French Revolution, and he is currently working on another book provisionally entitled Devious Ally: Marie-Antoinette and the Austrian Plot.Professor Kaiser has won grants and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Council of Learned Societies, the Center for the History of Freedom, and the National Humanities Center. He was also a Fellow at the United States Memorial Holocaust Museum. He has served on the Board of Editors of the Journal of Modern History and French Historical Studies. In 2001, he received the UALR University Faculty Research Excellence Award. He was featured on the History Channel in a program devoted to Marie-Antoinette.