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Editor , educator , writer

Andreas Lixl-Purcell, German language, literature and culture educator, writer, editor. Certified high school teacher. Vilas fellow, 1982; German Academy Exchange Service grantee, 1988, Robert Bosch Foundation grantee, 1991, Fulbright grantee, 1993, National Endowment for Humanities/Modern Language Association Teacher Education Project grantee, 1995-1996.

Background

Lixl-Purcell, Andreas was born on September 11, 1951 in Salzburg, Austria. Came to the United States, 1974. Son of Herbert Josef and Helene Barbara (Kabon) Lixl.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, 1976;Master of Arts, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1978;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1984.

Career

Assistant professor Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, 1983-1987. Professor University North Carolina, Greensboro, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Certified high school teacher.

Works

Membership

Volunteer Amnesty International, New York City, 1990. Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers German, Leo Baeck Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, cycling, hiking.

Connections

Married Amy Jo Purcell, June 21, 1986. Children: Aaron Josef, Maximilian Robert.

father:
Herbert Josef Lixl

mother:
Helene Barbara (Kabon) Lixl

spouse:
Amy Jo Purcell

child:
Aaron Josef Lixl-Purcell

child:
Maximilian Robert Lixl-Purcell