Matthew Hassett

Matthew Hassett

Teaching Associate, History

Phone: 843-349-6962 Email: Office Hours:



Matthew Hassett was born and raised in Lowell MA. and studied Communications at Syracuse University.  He moved to Wilmington NC after graduation from SU and worked in radio for ten years.  After reading a book about the Corps of Discovery he was inspired to return to school and teach history.  He received his BA and MA at UNCW and has been teaching at Coastal since 2010.


M.A., History-UNC Wilmington - 2007 

B.A., History-UNC Wilmington

B.S., Producing for Electronic Media-Syracuse University

Teaching Areas

American and Modern European History

Reasearch Areas

Environmental History