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 Christopher L Weaver

Christopher L Weaver

  • Assistant Professor
    Political Science

Office Location

  • Tahlequah
    • Haskell Hall Annex 231
    • Phone: (918) 444-3500

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Dr. Christopher Weaver is an Assistant Professor of Political Science. He received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Notre Dame in 2016. He also earned an M.A. from Notre Dame (2013) and a B.A. in politics from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas (2011).


  • Ph D, Political Science, University of Notre Dame, , 2016
  • BA, Politics, Hendrix College, Cum laude, 2011

Research Interests:

Public Opinion, Political Psychology, Religion and Politics, Identity Politics

Teaching Interests:

Political Behavior, American Institutions, and Quantitative Research Methods

Professional Activities:

Intellectual Content:

  • Faith in the Court: Religious Out-Groups and the Perceived Legitimacy of Judicial Decisions (Journal Article, Academic Journal), , Published, , 2015
  • Political and Spiritual Migration: The Adaptive Formation of Religious and Partisan Attachments among Latino Immigrants in the United States (Journal Article, Academic Journal), , Published, , 2015
  • Religion and Secularism among American Party Activists (Journal Article, Academic Journal), , Published, , 2016
  • Filling Pews and Voting Booths: The Role of Politicization in Congregational Growth (Journal Article, Academic Journal), , Published, , 2016
  • Adapting Identities: Religious Conversion and Partisanship among Asian American Immigrants (Journal Article, Academic Journal), , Published, , 2017
  • Reconciling the God and Gender Gaps: The Influence of Women in Church Politics (Journal Article, Academic Journal), , Published, , 2018

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