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Karol K. Weaver, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History
Coordinator, Women's Studies Minor

Phone: 570-372-4193
Email: weaverk@susqu.edu
Office Location: Steele Hall - Rm 309
Office Hours:
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., MW
8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m., MWF

Academic Credentials:
PHD, Pennsylvania State University
MS, Pennsylvania State University
BA, Bloomsburg University

Weaver offers courses on American history, women's history and the history of medicine. Her research interest focuses on the history of healers. Her first book, Medical Revolutionaries: The Enslaved Healers of Eighteenth-Century Saint Domingue, was published by the University of Illinois Press in 2006. In 2011, her book Medical Caregiving and Identity in Pennsylvania's Anthracite Region, 1880-2000, was published by Penn State Press. Weaver also serves as the coordinator of the Women's Studies Program.


  • HIST-111 United States History to 1877
  • HIST-313 Social History of the United States
  • HIST-322 Pennsylvania History
  • HIST-323 History of American Medicine
  • HIST-370 American Women
  • HIST-389 Enlightenment & Revolution
  • HIST-401 Collective Inquiry in History
  • HIST-410 Seminar in History
  • HIST-501 Independent Study
  • HONS-301 Enlightenment and Revolution
  • HONS-301 History of American Medicine
  • HONS-301 Social History of the U. S.
  • WMST-100 Introduction to Women's Studies
  • WMST-370 American Women
  • WMST-500 Women's Studies Research
  • WMST-505 Independent Study

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