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Robert Howe Connery

Robert Howe Connery, American author, educator. Commissioned lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942; advancing to Commander on duty Office of Secretary of Navy. Fellow Brookings Institution Member Academy of Political Science (president 1966-1986) Clubs: Cosmos (Washington).

Background

  • Connery, Robert Howe was born on October 1, 1907 in St. Paul. Son of Robert Henry and Nellie Elizabeth (Collins) Connery.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Minnesota, 1929. Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1930. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia, 1935.

    Career

    • Instructor University Minnesota, 1930-1931, Columbia, 1933-1938. Associate professor Catholic University American, Washington, 1939-1942, Stanford, 1946-1948. Professor University Illinois, 1948-1949, Duke, 1949-1966.

      Professor government Columbia, 1966-1976, professor emeritus public law and government, since 1976. Consultant Hoover Commission on reorganization executive branch government, 1948, Brookings Institution Survey Administration United States Foreign Affairs, 1950, Survey North Atlantic Treaty Organization and United Nations, 1952, Secretary of Defense on North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 1951, New York State commission on governmental operations of New York City, 1959-1960. Executive secretary committee on modern zoning, 1959-1960.

      Consultant National Institute of Mental Health, 1961-1966. Director reports Mayor' General’ s Office, New York City, 1954-1955. Deputy city administrator, New York City, 1965.

      President Academy Political Science, 1965-1986.

    Works

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Commissioned lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942. Advancing to Commander on duty Office of Secretary of Navy. Fellow Brookings Institution Member Academy of Political Science (president 1966-1986) Clubs: Cosmos (Washington).

    Connections

    • father: Robert Henry Connery
    • mother: Nellie Elizabeth (Collins) Connery
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    Born October 1, 1907
    Nationality
    • 1929
      University Minnesota
    • 1930
      University Minnesota
    • 1935
      Columbia
    • 1930 - 1931
      Instructor, University Minnesota
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1933 - 1938
      Instructor, University Minnesota
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1939 - 1942
      associate professor, Catholic University American
      Washington, United States
    • 1946 - 1948
      associate professor, Catholic University American
      Stanford, Kentucky, United States
    • 1948 - 1949
      professor, University Illinois
      Duke, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1949 - 1966
      professor, University Illinois
      Duke, Oklahoma, United States
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