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Jonathan Gilbert Burns

Jonathan Gilbert Burns, American administrator, theological librarian. University Presidential fellow Boston University, 1986-1987, University Presidential Teaching fellow, 1988-1989; University Teaching fellow, Boston University, 1987-1988.


  • Burns, Jonathan Gilbert was born on June 12, 1946 in New Haven.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Haverford College, 1970. Master of Science in Library. Service, Columbia University, 1981.

      Master of Divinity, Earlham College, 1986. Postgraduate, Boston University, since 1986.


    • Member ministry team West Richmond Friends meeting, Richmond, Indiana, 1984-1986. Teaching fellow Boston University, 1987-1989. Director General Theological Center of Maine, Portland, 1988-1991, Beacon Hill Friends House, Boston, since 1991.

      Member Maine Annual Conference, United Methodist Church, 1989-1991, Commission on Archives and History, Maine Conference, United Methodist Church, 1990-1991.


    • Editor Bull of General Theological Center of Maine, 1989-1990.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Society of Friends


    Conservation chairman Appalachian Mountain Club, Maine chapter, Portland, 1990-1991, chapter chairman, 1979-1981. Member Society Biblical Literature, American Academy Religion, American Theological Library. Association.


    • Son of William Jackson and Evelyn Rose (Stapleton) B.
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    Born June 12, 1946
    (age 71)
    • 1970
      Haverford College
    • 1981
      Columbia University
    • 1986
      Earlham College
    • 1984 - 1986
      Member, ministry team West Richmond Friends Mtg.
      Richmond, Virginia, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      teaching fellow, Boston University
    • 1988 - 1991
      director, General Theological Center of Maine
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1991
      director, General Theological Center of Maine
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States