Dr. Warren Dockter

Dr. Warren Dockter, Executive Director, East Tennessee Historical Society

DockterWarren Dockter, Ph.D. grew up in Grainger County and worked with his family’s sign company in Blount County. He then attended the University of Tennessee - Knoxville to earn his undergraduate degree in history and political science. He went on to receive his Masters and Ph.D. from the University of Nottingham in England, United Kingdom (UK); was awarded a fellowship at University of Cambridge, England, UK; and has been a historian at Aberystwyth University in Wales, UK. for the past four and a half years. He brings to ETHS an extensive knowledge & passion for history, experience in public engagement, management and fund raising in the non-profit sector including work with the International Churchill Society, British Institute of Ankara and Aberystwyth University.