Dr. Richard W. Sadler

Professor of History

Past Dean, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences 


Office -Social Science 128
Phone - (801)626-6783
Fax - (801)626-7613
Email - rsadler@weber.edu

Research and Teaching Areas: Utah, Civil War.

Degrees: B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Utah (1964, 1965, 1969)


  • HIST 1700 American Civilization
  • HIST 4040 Era of the Civil War & Reconstruction, 1840-1877
  • HIST 4130 History of Utah


  • A History of Weber County (Salt Lake City : Utah State Historical Society ; Ogden : Weber County Commission, 1997). Coauthored with Richard C. Roberts.
  • Utah, The Right Place : The Official Centennial History  
    (Salt Lake City : Gibbs Smith, 1996). By Thomas G. Alexander; Richard W. Sadler, general editor; Susan A. Whetstone, photographic editor; Jay M. Haymond, project director.
  • The Weber River Basin : Grass Roots Democracy and Water Development (Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press, 1994). Coauthored with Richard C. Roberts.
  • Ogden : Junction City (Northridge, Calif. : Windsor Publications, 1985). Coauthored with Richard C. Roberts.