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Robert G. Davidson

Robert G. Davidson, American writer, English language educator. Dissertation research grantee Purdue Research Foundation, Purdue University, 2000-2001. Volunteer United States Peace Corps, Grenada, West Indies, 1990-1992; Member Modern Language Association, Associated Writing Programs (Intro Journals prize for fiction 1997).

Background

  • Davidson, Robert G. was born on April 16, 1967 in Duluth, Minnesota, United States. Son of Donald M. Junior and Mary F. Davidson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Beloit College, 1989. Master of Fine Arts, Purdue University, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 2002.

    Career

    • Instructor English Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1994—2002. Assistant professor English California State University, Chico, since 2002.

    Works

    • Field Observations: Stories
    • Field Observations, the debut fiction collection from Rob Davidson, contains stories about people who find themselves at difficult turning points in their lives—times when they are faced with hard choices, broken promises, and the fear of self-destruction.
    • Author: (fiction) Field Observations, 2001. Editor-in-chief: Sycamore Review, Purdue University, 1995-1997.

    Membership

    Volunteer United States Peace Corps, Grenada, West Indies, 1990-1992. Member Modern Language Association, Associated Writing Programs (Intro Journals prize for fiction 1997).

    Connections

    • Married Linda I. Rogers, March 4, 1989. 1 child, Sophia I. Rogers-Davidson.
    • father: Donald M. Junior
    • mother: Mary F. Davidson
    • spouse: Linda I. Rogers
    • child: Sophia I. Rogers-Davidson
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    Born April 16, 1967
    (age 49)
    Nationality
    • 1989
      Beloit College
    • 1997
      Purdue University
    • 2002
      Purdue University
    • 1994 - 2002
      Instructor, English Purdue University
      West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
    • 2002
      assistant, professor English California State University
      Chico, California, United States