Robert Carl Elliott, American educator. Decorated Bronze Star. Guggenheim fellow, 1962-1963, 72. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Member American Academy Arts and Sciences, Modern Language Association, A.A.U.P. (president Ohio State University 1963-1964)., International Association University Professors English, P.E.N., Phi Beta Kappa.
- Instructor English, U. Hawaii, 1937-1939, 41. From instructor to Professor of English, Ohio State University, 1946-1964. Professor of English, University of California at San Diego, 1964-1981, chairman literature department, 1968-1971.
Born November 23, 1914