Kathryn Shively Meier, Ph.D.,
was named assistant professor of history. Meier was previously a history
instructor at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. She also taught
English as a Second Language at Kaplan, Inc., Berkeley, Calif., and was a
teacher in the San Rafael School District, San Rafael, Calif. Meier received a
bachelor’s degree in English from the University of California, Berkley, a
master’s in history and a doctorate in U.S. history, both from the University
of Virginia. She resides in Dunmore.