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Dennis Joseph Ryan

Dennis Joseph Ryan, American English language educator, researcher. Graduate Council fellow University South Florida, 1986, 88, Sponsored Research fellow, 1988-1991, International Research fellow, 1989. Fellow Phi Kappa Phi; member Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, Florida Teaching Professionals, Ernest Hemingway Society, Thomas Stearns Eliot Society.

Background

  • Ryan, Dennis Joseph was born on March 3, 1951 in Wellsville, New York, United States. Son of Paul Roger and Etta (Reed) Ryan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, University Notre Dame, 1973. Master of Arts in English, Alfred University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in English and Linguistics, University South Florida, 1993.

    Career

    • Instructor English Bahamas' Ministry Education, Nassau, 1976-1980. Lecturer English Tokai University, Sapporo, Japan, 1981-1985, University South Florida, Tampa, 1986-1991. Lecturer Pasco-Hernando Community College, New Port Richey, Florida, since 1991.

      English curriculum consultant Bahamas' Ministry Education, Nassau, 1976-1980, Hokkaido Department Education, Sapporo, 1982-1985.

    Works

    • Author: As Though Shapes Were Patterns, Lines, 1979, Bahamas, 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow Phi Kappa Phi. Member Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, Florida Teaching Professionals, Ernest Hemingway Society, Thomas Stearns Eliot Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, sports, outdoor activities.

    Connections

    • Married Kim Jung Sook, December 23, 1981. Children: Devin, Shawn.
    • father: Paul Roger Ryan
    • mother: Etta (Reed) Ryan
    • spouse: Kim Jung Sook
    • children: Devin Ryan
    • Shawn Ryan
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    Born March 3, 1951
    (age 66)
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    • 1973
      University Notre Dame
    • 1975
      Alfred University
    • 1993
      University South Florida
    • 1976 - 1980
      Instructor, English Bahamas' Ministry Education
      Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas
    • 1981 - 1985
      lecturer, English Tokai University
      Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
    • 1986 - 1991
      lecturer, English Tokai University
      Tampa, Florida, United States
    • 1991
      lecturer, Pasco-Hernando Community College
      New Port Richey, Florida, United States