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Paul Edward Gottfried

Paul Edward Gottfried, American humanities educator, editor-in-chief. Recipient award National Endowment of the Humanities, 1969; Earhart fellow, 1970, 73, 77, 83, 88, Guggenheim fellow, 1984; National Endowment of the Humanities teaching fellow United States Naval Academy, 1993. Member Neoclassical Reform Jewish Movement (organizer), Società Libera (associate).

Background

  • Gottfried, Paul Edward was born on November 21, 1941 in New York City. Son of Andrew Gottfried and Ruth Weiser.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yeshiva University, 1963. Master of Science, Yale University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1967.

    Career

    • Graduate fellow Yale University, New Haven, 1965-1966. Assistant professor history Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1968-1971. Visiting assistant professor history New York University, New York City, 1971-1972.

      Chairman history department Rockford (Illinois) College, 1974-1986. Senior editor The World and I, Washington, 1986-1993. Professor humanities Elizabethtown (Pennsylvania) College, since 1989.

      Editor-in-chief This World, since 1992.

    Works

    Membership

    Member Neoclassical Reform Jewish Movement (organizer), Società Libera (associate).

    Personality

    Interests

    Jogging, tennis, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Diane Zelcer, June 15, 1969 (deceased February 1994). Children: Barbara Hollander, Joseph, Jonathan, Beth, Sara. Married Mary Zwir, May 12, 2000.
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    Born November 21, 1941
    (age 75)
    • 1963
      Yeshiva University
    • 1965
      Yale University
    • 1967
      Yale University
    • 1965 - 1966
      Graduate fellow, Yale University
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1968 - 1971
      assistant, professor history Case Western Reserve University
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      visiting assistant, professor history New York University
    • 1974 - 1986
      chairman, history department Rockford (Illinois) College
    • 1986 - 1993
      senior, editor The World and I
      Washington, United States
    • 1989
      professor, humanities Elizabethtown (Pennsylvania) College
    • 1992
      editor-in-chief This World
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