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Dr. Karl Rohr

History Instructor

843-383-3901 ext. 3964

Educational Background

  • University of Montana - B.A. in Journalism
  • Western Carolina University - M.A. in History
  • University of Mississippi - Ph.D. in History

How long have you worked at GSSM?

I have worked at GSSM since 2012.

How long have you worked in academia?    

I have worked in academia since 1999.

What would your students be surprised to learn about you?

I was a full-time Atlanta Braves bat boy in high school. I worked as a truck driver in Yellowstone National Park when I was in my early twenties.

Who would be invited to your fantasy dinner party (living or deceased) and why?

Robert Johnson, Crazy Horse, and Duane Allman.

What's your favorite quote?

"Belief? What do I believe in? I believe in sun. In rock. In the dogma of the sun and the doctrine of the rock. I believe in blood, fire, woman, eagles, rivers, storm, drums, flutes, banjos, and broom-tailed horses." - Edward Abbey