Dr. Lawing teaches medieval history, German, and Old Icelandic literature. In addition, he teaches a course on World War II-era Germany and one on European folk- and fairy tales. His research focuses on medieval Scandinavia (Vikings!), particularly Old Norse laws and sagas.
- Ph.D., University of Iceland
- M.A., University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill
- B.A., University of North Carolina–Charlotte
Areas of Research/Interest
- Medieval Scandinavia
- Old Norse laws and sagas