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Wilfred Mark McClay

Wilfred Mark McClay, American history educator, writer. Member executive board Crescent City Youth for Christ, New Orleans, since 1995. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Social Science History Association, History Society.

Background

  • McClay, Wilfred Mark was born on December 7, 1951 in Champaign, Illinois, United States. Son of Clarence Harvey and Mary Rosalie (Bear) McClay.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, St. John's College, 1974. Master of Arts, John's Hopkins University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, John's Hopkins University, 1987.

    Career

    • Legislation aide Maryland General Assembly, Annapolis, 1974-1975. Teacher St. Mary's High School, 1975-1976. Editor United States Naval Institute, 1976-1978.

      Director publications Folger Shakespeare Library., Washington, 1978-1980. Visiting instructor history Towson (Maryland) State University, 1985-1986. Assistant professor history University Dallas, Irving, Texas, 1986-1987, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1987-1993, associate professor history, since 1993.

      Royden B. Davis chair in interdisciplinary studies Georgetown University, Washington, since 1998.

    Works

    • Author: The Masterless: Self and Society in Modern America, 1994 (Merle Curti award Organization American Historians 1995). Member editorial board Continuity: A Journal of History, since 1995.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member executive board Crescent City Youth for Christ, New Orleans, since 1995. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Social Science History Association, History Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music.

    Connections

    • Married Julie Louise Holt, July 8, 1983. Children: Mark, Barbara.
    • father: Clarence Harvey McClay
    • mother: Mary Rosalie (Bear) McClay
    • spouse: Julie Louise Holt
    • children: Mark McClay
    • Barbara McClay
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    Born December 7, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      St. John's College
    • 1982
      John's Hopkins University
    • 1987
      John's Hopkins University
    • 1974 - 1975
      Legislation aide Maryland General Assembly
      Annapolis, Maryland, United States
    • 1975 - 1976
      teacher, St. Mary's High School
    • 1976 - 1978
      editor United States Naval Institute
    • 1978 - 1980
      director, publications Folger Shakespeare Library
      Washington, United States
    • 1985 - 1986
      visiting instructor, history Towson (Maryland) State University
    • 1986 - 1987
      assistant, professor history University Dallas
      Irving, Texas, United States
    • 1987 - 1993
      assistant, professor history University Dallas
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
    • 1998
      Royden B. Davis chair in interdisciplinary studies Georgetown University
      Washington, United States
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