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English language educator

Adam Stanley Potkay, American English language educator. Louis Bevier fellow, 1989-1990, Rutgers Graduate School Excellence fellow, 1985-1989, William and Mary Alumni fellow for excellence in teaching, 1996; recipient award for Advancement in Scholarship Phi Beta Kappa, 1997; fellowship National Endowment of the Humanities, since 2006. Member American Society 18th-Century Studies, David Hume Society.

Background

Potkay, Adam Stanley was born on January 11, 1961 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Stanley Eugene and Barbara Marie (Krogulski) Potkay.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell University, 1982. Master of Arts, Johns Hopkins University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, 1990.

Career

Teaching assistant, Johns Hopkins University, 1984-1985;lecturer, Rutgers University, 1986-1988;assistant professor, College William & Mary, 1990-1996;Association professor, College William & Mary, since 1996.

Works

Membership

Member American Society 18th-Century Studies, David Hume Society.

Connections

Married Monica Brzezinski, May 23, 1991. 1 child, Aaron Joseph.

father:
Stanley Eugene Potkay

mother:
Barbara Marie (Krogulski) Potkay

spouse:
Monica Brzezinski

child:
Aaron Joseph Potkay