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Ralph L. Collins

Ralph L. Collins, American college dean. Member Modern Language Association, American Association University Professors, Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Sigma, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

  • Collins, Ralph L. was born on November 19, 1907 in Eclectic, Alabama, United States. Son of Leonard Alfred and May Ruth (Harrington) Collins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, 1928. Doctor of Philosophy., Yale, 1933.

    Career

    • 1 son, David H. Instructor English department U. Tennessee, 1934-1935, Indiana U., 1935-1939, assistant professor, 1939-1947, director Writers Conference, 1941-1948, associate professor, 1947-1953, professor, 1953, assistant to vice-president and dean of faculties, 1948, assistant dean of faculties, 1948-1953, associate dean, 1953-1959, vice president and dean of faculties, since 1959. Executive director Indiana Conference Higher Education. Executive Board commission on colls. universities North Central Association.

    Works

    • Author articles on English literature professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Modern Language Association, American Association University Professors, Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Sigma, Beta Gamma Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Craig, June 13, 1940.
    • father: Leonard Alfred Collins
    • mother: May Ruth (Harrington) Collins
    • spouse: Dorothy Craig
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    Born November 19, 1907
    Died October 12, 1963
    (aged 55)
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