Dr. Karl Campbell

Karl Campbell is an Associate Professor in the Department of History. Dr. Campbell teaches African America History, North Carolina History, and modern United States history.  Originally from Ohio, Campbell received his BA degree in History and Political Science from Warren Wilson College in Asheville and his MA and PhD in History from UNC Chapel Hill.

Selected Publications


  • Senator Sam Ervin, Last of the Founding Fathers. (Winner of the North Carolina Society Book of the Year Award for 2007)


  • HIS 2604         African American History Since Emancipation
  • HIS 3350         African American History
  • HIS 3232         Contemporary U.S. Political History*
  • HIS 3728         History of North Carolina*

* These courses taught by Dr. Campbell have been approved for Africana Studies.

Department: Department of History

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-6009