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Glover Dunn Hancock

Glover Dunn Hancock, American economist. Member Virginia State Committee on State Personnel Administration, 1938-1940, 40-41.; Member State Commision on State Fund for Workmen’s Compensation Insurance, 1930-1931; Member American Economics Association, American Political Science Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, Sigma Nu.

Background

  • Hancock, Glover Dunn was born on January 10, 1878 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Thomas D. and Laura (Dunn) Hancock.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, William Jewell College, Liberty, Missouri, 1898, A.M., 1899. Doctor of Philosophy., in economics, University of Wisconsin, 1908.

    Career

    • Taught as principal of high schools, college preparatory school, 1900-1905. Special agent Wisconsin State Tax Commission, parts of 1905, 06, 07. Assistant professor economics Amherst College, 1908-1910.

      Professor economics and commerce, director School of Commerce, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1910-1919. Dean of School of Commerce and Administration, 1919-1949. Special lecturer in economics Johns Hopkins, 1912.

      Professor economics, University of Virginia, summer 1922.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Virginia State Committee on State Personnel Administration, 1938-1940, 40-41. Member State Commision on State Fund for Workmen’s Compensation Insurance, 1930-1931. Member American Economics Association, American Political Science Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, Sigma Nu.

    Connections

    • Married Mabel Kimzey, June 29, 1911.
    • father: Thomas D. Hancock
    • mother: Laura (Dunn) Hancock
    • spouse: Mabel Kimzey
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    Born January 10, 1878
    Died October 27, 1955
    (aged 77)
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