Robert Watson joined the faculty of Lynn in 2007 after spending 15 years teaching at universities around the country. He has published over 40 books and approximately 200 scholarly articles, essays, and chapters on topics in history and politics. His recent books America’s First Plague, The Nazi Titanic, The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn, and George Washington’s Final Battle have received critical acclaim. A frequent media commentator, Dr. Watson has been interviewed by, among others, CNN, MSNBC, Time, USA Today, The New York Times and BBC and has served as a Sunday Sun-Sentinel columnist. On television, he has been seen as a regular guest on WPTV 5 To the Point and WPBT Issues while he has also appeared on radio programs on RTE One Ireland, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, WIOD 610 AM and WFTL 850 AM.