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Barbara Jane Wells

Barbara Jane Wells, American college dean. Recipient Founders Day award New York University, 1964. Member A.C.L.U., American Political Science Association, A.A.U.P., International Studies Association.

Background

  • Wells, Barbara Jane was born on August 2, 1918 in Cleveland. Daughter of Guy McNeill and Berlynn (Kramer) Wells.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Oberlin College, 1940. Master of Arts, New York University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy., 1963.

      Secretary college council Douglass College, Rutgers University, 1956-1960. Assistant professor government Skidmore College, 1960-1964. Associate professor government Mills College, 1964-1968.

      Dean Thomas More College, Fordham University, 1968-1972. Dean of the faculty, Vassar College, 1972-1978. Member of New York State-Middle Eastern seminar Columbia, summer 1963.

      Instructor Peace Corps, Dartmouth, summer 1963, 64, 65. Board of directors United Nations Association Alameda County, California, 1966-1967. Trustee St. Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie, 1974-1978.

    Career

    • Assistant professor govt. Dean Thomas More College, Fordham University, 1968-1972. Dean of the faculty, Vassar College, 1972-1978.

    Membership

    Member A.C.L.U., American Political Science Association, A.A.U.P., International Studies Association.

    Connections

    • father: Guy McNeill Wells
    • mother: Berlynn (Kramer) Wells
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    Born August 2, 1918
    Died October 25, 1978
    (aged 60)
    Nationality

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