Associated Building(s): Caldwell Hall;
Other Relationships: First University President
Birthplace: Lamington, New Jersey
Relationship(s) to University: Administrator, Professor
Era(s): Antebellum, Revolutionary
More info: http://ncpedia.org/biography/caldwell-joseph
Latitude/Longitude: 40.660100, -74.717907
Joseph Caldwell (1773-1835) was a Princeton graduate, who was a mathematics professor at UNC and later University president from 1804-1812 and 18117-1835. He was known for his builing campaings, survival of a financial crisis, and advancing science at UNC.