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About Edward E. Andrews

Edward E. Andrews is an early American historian who is particularly interested in cultural encounters in the British Atlantic World up to 1800. His first book, Native Apostles: Black and Indian Missionaries in the British Atlantic World (Harvard 2013) explores the development of indigenous Protestant evangelism in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. He received his Ph.D. from The University of New Hampshire, his M.A. from The American University in Washington, D.C., and his B.A. from Providence College. He teaches courses in early American history, Native American history, Public History, The British Atlantic World, and The Development of Western Civilization.


Present Associate Professor of History, Providence College History

Curriculum Vitae

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Honors and Awards

  • Norman Fiering Fellowship, John Carter Brown Library, 2007-2008
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend Award, 2013
  • Grundy Foundation Fellowship, American Philosophical Society, 2007-2008
  • Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship, Library Company of Philadelphia, 2007-2008
  • Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship, Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007-2008
  • Kate B. and Hall J. Peterson Fellowship, American Antiquarian Society, 2007-2008
  • Mary Catherine Mooney Fellowship, Boston Athenaeum, 2007-2008
  • Two-Year Fellowship in Atlantic History, Department of History, University of New Hampshire, 2007-2009
  • University of New Hampshire Graduate School Research Award, 2010
  • University of New Hampshire Award for Teaching Excellence, 2006


  • Early Colonial America (Graduate)
  • The Atlantic World (Graduate)
  • Early American History
  • Native American History I and II
  • The Development of Western Civilization

Contact Information

Department of History
One Cunningham Square
Providence College
Providence, RI 02918


Books and Contributions to Books (8)

Articles and Invited Posts (6)

Selected Reviews (13)