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Barbara Jane Wells

college dean.

Barbara Jane Wells, American college dean. Recipient Founders Day award New York University, 1964. Member A.C.L.U., American Political Science Association, A.A.U.P., International Studies Association.

Background

Wells, Barbara Jane was born on August 2, 1918 in Cleveland. Daughter of Guy McNeill and Berlynn (Kramer) Wells.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Oberlin College, 1940. Master of Arts, New York University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy., 1963.

Secretary college council Douglass College, Rutgers University, 1956-1960. Assistant professor government Skidmore College, 1960-1964. Associate professor government Mills College, 1964-1968.

Dean Thomas More College, Fordham University, 1968-1972. Dean of the faculty, Vassar College, 1972-1978. Member of New York State-Middle Eastern seminar Columbia, summer 1963.

Instructor Peace Corps, Dartmouth, summer 1963, 64, 65. Board of directors United Nations Association Alameda County, California, 1966-1967. Trustee St. Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie, 1974-1978.

Career

Assistant professor govt. Dean Thomas More College, Fordham University, 1968-1972. Dean of the faculty, Vassar College, 1972-1978.

Membership

Member A.C.L.U., American Political Science Association, A.A.U.P., International Studies Association.

Connections

father:
Guy McNeill Wells

mother:
Berlynn (Kramer) Wells