Dr. Kathryn L. MacKay

 Dr. Kathryn L. MacKay

Professor of History

  Office -Social Science 244

Phone - (801)626-6782
Fax - (801)626-7613 
Email - kmackay@weber.edu

Research and Teaching Areas
: Native American, women, American West, Public History

Degrees: B.A., University of California at Los Angeles (1968); M.A., Ph.D., University of Utah (1973, 1987)


  • HIST 1700 American Civilization
  • HIST 2700 History of the United States to 1877
  • HIST 2710 History of the United States since 1877
  • HIST 3000 Investigating History
  • HIST 3010 American Indian History, 1300 to Present
  • HIST 3070 Women in American History, 1600 to Present
  • HIST 3090 American Social History
  • HIST 3500 Historic Preservation
  • HIST 4120 The American West since 1900
  • HIST 4130 History of Utah
  • HONORS 1110 Introduction to Honors
  • Women's Studies 2050 Introduction to Women's Studies

 Dr. MacKay received the 2012 Crystal Crest Master Teacher Award

Fall 2012-2013, Dr. MacKay is the first appointee with the gender-neutral title "Faculty Ombuds."  If Weber State University faculty members have a concern about a faculty-to-faculty relationship or a challenge with an administrator or administrative policy, they now have a safe and confidential place to seek help.  For more information about the Ombudsman office, visit faculty.weber.edu/ombuds or call 801-675-7077



Utah Historical Quarterly "Sisters of Ogden's Mount Benedict Monastery" Summer 2009