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educator , historian

Brooks Donohue Simpson, American historian, educator.

Background

Simpson, Brooks Donohue was born on August 4, 1957 in Freeport, New York, United States. Son of John Denton and Adelaide Donohue Simpson.

Education

Bachelor, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1979. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1989.

Career

Assistant editor, papers Andrew Johnson University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1984—1987. Instructor, assistant professor Wofford College, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1987—1990. Assistant professor Arizona State University, Tempe, 1990—1993, associate professor, 1993—1998, professor, 1998—2009, foundation professor, since 2009.

Fulbright scholar Leiden University, Netherlands, 1995.

Works

Connections

Married Cheryl Lynn Howlett, October 18, 2003. Children: Rebecca Anne, Emily Jean, Olivia Brooke.

father:
John Denton

mother:
Adelaide Donohue Simpson

spouse:
Cheryl Lynn Howlett

children:
Rebecca Anne Simpson

Emily Jean Simpson

Olivia Brooke Simpson