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Jeffrey David Needell

Jeffrey David Needell, American historian, educator. Member of Brazilian Studies Association, Latin American Studies Association, Conference on Latin American History, American History Association.

Background

  • Needell, Jeffrey David was born on December 24, 1951 in New York City.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts of California at Berkeley, 1974. Master of Arts, Yale University, New Haven, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, California, 1982.

    Career

    • Assistant professor of history University of Oregon, Eugene, 1982—1987. Program associate Latin American Program, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, 1985—1987. Assistant professor of history University of Florida, Gainesville, 1987—1989, associate professor of history, since 1990.

      Visiting professor history Catholic University American, 1986—1987, Royal University of Leiden, Netherlands, 1994, Federal Fluminense University, Brazil, 1997.

    Membership

    Member of Brazilian Studies Association, Latin American Studies Association, Conference on Latin American History, American History Association.

    Connections

    • Son of Burton Peter Needell and Novella Cecilia Belden, Charles Belden (Stepfather). Married Fatima Lima Maia de Maia, September 5, 1980. Children: Gabriel Burton Maia de, Renata Jurandy Maia de, Ethan Lucas Maia de.
    • father: Burton Peter Needell
    • mother: Novella Cecilia Belden
    • spouse: Fatima Lima Maia de Maia
    • children: Gabriel Burton Maia de Needell
    • Renata Jurandy Maia de Needell
    • Ethan Lucas Maia de Needell
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    Born December 24, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      University of California at Berkeley
    • 1978
      Yale University
    • 1982
      Stanford University
    • 1982 - 1987
      Assistant, professor of history University of Oregon
      Eugene, Oregon, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      program associate, ational Center for Scholars
      Washington, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      Woodrow Wilson Intern, ational Center for Scholars
      Washington, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      assistant, professor of history University of Florida
      Gainesville, Georgia, United States