His research focuses on the Confederate home front during the American Civil War and the role that white supremacy played in the development of Civil War memory.

Research Interests

  • Public History; Civil War and Reconstruction; U.S. South

Also, Hébert's research on the Confederate home front in the Georgia Piedmont region was included as a chapter in Matthew Hild and Michael Gagnon's Gwinnett County, Georgia, and the Transformation of the American South, 1818-2018 (UGA Press, 2022). 

PhD, Auburn University, 2007
MA, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2001
BA, University of West Georgia, 1998