The burger king scholar is a national treasure, one of America’s most respected and respected academics.
She has published more than 150 books on subjects ranging from economics to religion.
She’s a Pulitzer Prize finalist and a finalist for the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
But she has been in the spotlight in recent years over her work on a new book that is being considered for publication.
The work of scholar Rebecca Stoddard is the subject of a new documentary, “Burger King Scholars,” a Netflix series that will air in 2019.
Stoddard has been called a “global hero” for her work in the field of history, but she’s also had some critics, and her latest book, “A Taste of History: The Evolution of McDonald’s Burgers,” is at the center of a controversy over her research and her credibility.ABC News’ Tom Campbell contributed to this report.ABC’s John Daley contributed to a transcript of this story.