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Barry Howard Rosen

history professor , museum director

Barry Howard Rosen, museum director, history professor. Board directors, president Westown Association, 1988-1992; member Leadership Florida, since 1997. Member ASTC, American Assn Museum (accrediting committee since 1982), Association Science Museum Directors, Natural History Museums 2000.

Background

Rosen, Barry Howard was born on June 26, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Robert R. and Sylvia (Chanin) Rosen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Temple University, 1963. Master of Arts, Temple University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University South Carolina, 1974.

Career

Assistant to provost University South Carolina, Columbia, 1973-1974, assistant to president, 1974-1977, director museum, university archivist, director museum management programs, 1975-1982. Executive director Kansas City Museum, Missouri, 1982-1986. President New Jersey History Society, Newark, 1986-1988.

President, Chief Executive Officer Milwaukee Public Museum, 1988-1994, Museum Discovery and Science, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1997-2000, Coastal Discovery Museum, Hilton Head, South Carolina, since 2000.

Membership

Board directors, president Westown Association, 1988-1992. Member Leadership Florida, since 1997. Member ASTC, American Assn Museum (accrediting committee since 1982), Association Science Museum Directors, Natural History Museums 2000.

Connections

Married Ann Adair Gould, February 14, 1970. 1 son, David Joshua.