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Adam Stanley Potkay

Adam Stanley Potkay, American English language educator. Louis Bevier fellow, 1989-1990, Rutgers Graduate School Excellence fellow, 1985-1989, William and Mary Alumni fellow for excellence in teaching, 1996; recipient award for Advancement in Scholarship Phi Beta Kappa, 1997; fellowship National Endowment of the Humanities, since 2006. Member American Society 18th-Century Studies, David Hume Society.

Background

  • Potkay, Adam Stanley was born on January 11, 1961 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Stanley Eugene and Barbara Marie (Krogulski) Potkay.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Cornell University, 1982. Master of Arts, Johns Hopkins University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, 1990.

    Career

    • Teaching assistant Johns Hopkins University, 1984-1985. Lecturer Rutgers University, 1986-1988. Assistant professor College William & Mary, 1990-1996, associate professor, 1996—2001, professor, since 2001.

    Works

    Membership

    Member American Society 18th-Century Studies, David Hume Society.

    Connections

    • Married Monica Brzezinski, May 23, 1991. 1 child, Aaron Joseph.
    • father: Stanley Eugene Potkay
    • mother: Barbara Marie (Krogulski) Potkay
    • spouse: Monica Brzezinski
    • child: Aaron Joseph Potkay
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    Born January 11, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1982
      Cornell University
    • 1986
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1990
      Rutgers University
    • 1984 - 1985
      Teaching assistant, Johns Hopkins University
    • 1986 - 1988
      lecturer, Rutgers University