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Edith Josefine Waldstein

Edith Josefine Waldstein, Austrian humanities educator, college official. Member American Association of University Women (Waverly branch president 1992-1993), Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers German (president Massachusetts chapter 1985-1986), Women in German (steering committee 1983-1986).

Background

  • Waldstein, Edith Josefine was born on September 22, 1951 in Graz, Austria. Came to the United States 1955. Daughter of Hans and Anna (Bleizeffer) Phillips.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa, 1973. Master of Arts, Washington University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Washington University, 1982.

    Career

    • Assistant professor German Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1980-1989. Associate professor humanities, associate dean for academy affairs Wartburg College, Waverly, since 1989.

    Works

    • Author: Bettine von Arnim and the Politics of Romantic Conversation, 1988. Editor: In the Shadow of Olympus, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women (Waverly branch president 1992-1993), Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers German (president Massachusetts chapter 1985-1986), Women in German (steering committee 1983-1986).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, tennis, piano.

    Connections

    • Married Fredric A. Waldstein, August 10, 1974. Children: Lauren, Eric.
    • father: Hans Phillips
    • mother: Anna (Bleizeffer) Phillips
    • spouse: Fredric A. Waldstein
    • children: Lauren Waldstein
    • Eric Waldstein
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    Born September 22, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1973
      Wartburg College
    • 1975
      Washington University
    • 1982
      Washington University
    • 1980 - 1989
      Assistant, professor German Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1989
      associate, dean for academy affairs Wartburg College
      Waverly, Gauteng, South Africa
    • 1989
      associate, dean for academy affairs Wartburg College
      Waverly, Gauteng, South Africa