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Karen Weaver, Ed.D.,
Associate Clinical Professor

Program Associations:

  • B.S., Sport Management
  • M.S., Sport Management


  • Ed. D., University of Pennsylvania
    Higher Education Management
  • M.S., Purdue University
    Sport Sociology
  • B.S., Lock Haven University
    Physical Education/Biological Sciences

Areas of Expertise:

  • Athletic administration
  • Finance
  • Higher education administration
  • Governance
  • Marketing
  • Social media

Professional Experience:

  • Drexel University, Goodwin College (Aug. 2012-present)
    Associate Clinical Professor, Sport Management
  • Burgher/Gines/Weaver Higher Education Management Co. (July 2012-present)
  • The Learning Alliance (2011-present)
  • ESPN (2011-present), NCAA Division I Field Hockey Broadcast (2010-present), CBS College Sports (2009-present), Big Ten Network (2007-present)
    Color Analyst for ACC Field Hockey
  • Conference Broadcasts, Inc. (2010-present)
  • Penn State University-Abington (2006-12)
    Director of Athletics, Intramurals, and Recreation
  • University of Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletics (2000-04)
    Associate Athletics Director
  • Cecil College (1998-2000)
    Director of Athletics
  • Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games (1995-96)
    Announcer and Assistant Producer
  • Ohio State University (1987-1996)
    Field Hockey Coach
  • Salisbury University (1982-87)
    Field Hockey and Lacrosse Coach/Faculty

Research interests:

  • College sports media and finance
  • Broadcast television media rights and rights holders
  • Governance issues
  • Social media and marketing
Karen Weaver
Karen Weaver, Ed.D.
School: School of Technology and Professional Studies
Email: kew62@drexel.edu
Fax: 215-895-0962