Nathan Edelman, French educator. Recipient Columbia University fellowship, 1937-1938, Guggenheim fellowship, 1954-1955, senior fellowship National Endowment for the Humanities. Member Modern Language Association American, American Association Teachers French, Societe d’Etude du Dix-Septieme Siecle, Phi Beta Kappa.
1 daughter, Jean L. (deceased). Instructor French, College City New York, 1932-1943, Hamilton College, 1943-1944. Instructor French, Columbia, 1944-1948, assistant professor, 1948-1954, associate professor, 1954-1956.
Professor, chairman Romance langs. Johns Hopkins, 1956-1966. Professor French, Columbia University, 1966-1971, department chairman French and Romance philology, 1968-1971.