Instructor English, U. Oregon, 1928-1930. Member of faculty Southern Illinois U., 1930-1967, Professor of English, 1952-1967, department chairman, 1964-1967. Fulbright professor universities Aix-en-Provence and Grenoble (France), 1959-1960.
Visiting professor U. Colorado, summers 1940, 41, University of Illinois, 1961. President Carbondale Community Concert Association, 1950-1967.
Born July 12, 1906