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Donald Mayo Seekins

Donald Mayo Seekins, American historian, educator. Achievements include research in politics and society in historical and contemporary Burma. Fulbright Lectureship in Japan, Japan-United States Educational Commission, 1988-1989. Active Burmese Relief Center-Japan, Osaka, Japan.

Background

  • Seekins, Donald Mayo was born on May 8, 1945 in Mineola, New York, United States. Son of Mayo Augustus and Edith Aline Seekins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Cornell University, 1967. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1980.

    Career

    • Research professor department foreign area studies American University, Washington, 1980—1986. Country risk analyst Business Environment Risk Information, S.A., 1983—1988. Fulbright guest lecturer University Ryukyus, Nishihara, Japan, 1988—1989, associate professor Japan, 1989—1994, professor Japan, 1994—1995, Meio University, Nago City, since 1995.

      Guest professor University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in politics and society in historical and contemporary Burma.

    Works

    Membership

    Active Burmese Relief Center-Japan, Osaka, Japan.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, snorkeling, writing.

    Connections

    • Married Reiko Igawa, March 28, 1975. 1 child Kenneth Augustus.
    • father: Mayo Augustus
    • mother: Edith Aline Seekins
    • spouse: Reiko Igawa
    • child: Kenneth Augustus Seekins
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    Born May 8, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      Cornell University
    • 1972
      University Chicago
    • 1980
      University Chicago
    • 1980 - 1986
      Research professor, department foreign area studies American University
      Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1988
      country risk analyst, Business Environment Risk Information
    • 1988 - 1989
      Fulbright guest lecturer, University Ryukyus
      Nishihara, Okinawa, Japan
    • 1995
      Fulbright guest lecturer, University Ryukyus
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