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writer , Geography educator

Clifton Wyndham Pannell, American geography educator, writer. National Science Foundation research grantee 1979-1982; recipient medal for creative research University Georgia Research Foundation, 1981. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1962-1966. Member National Council Geography Education, Association American Geographers, American Geography Society (council since 2001), Association Asian Studies.

Background

Pannell, Clifton Wyndham was born on March 24, 1939 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. Son of Henry Clifton and Anne Thomas (Gary) Pannell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts North Carolina, 1961. Master of Arts, University Virginia, 1962. Postgraduate Inter-University Center, for Chinese Language Studies, Taipei, 1968—1969.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1971.

Career

Lecturer University Maryland Far East Division, Taiwan, 1970-1971. Assistant professor geography University Georgia, Athens, 1971-1975, associate professor, 1975-1980, professor, since 1980, director Center for Asian Studies, 1987-1992, associate dean Franklin College Arts and Sciences, 1994—2005. External examiner University Hong Kong, Department Geography, since 2008.

Visiting professor United States Military Academy, 1984, University Hong Kong, 1992, 2001. Member advisory board Georgia Review, 1982-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: China: The Geography of Development and Modernizatin, 1983, East Asia: Geographical and Historical Approaches to Foreign Area Studies, 1983. Co-author (with Gregory Veeck) China's Geography, 2007, co-editor Eurasian Geography and Economics, since 2005, contributor articles and reviews to professional journals and magazines, chapters to textbooks.

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1962-1966. Member National Council Geography Education, Association American Geographers, American Geography Society (council since 2001), Association Asian Studies.

Connections

Married Laurie Preston deBuys, February 14, 1964 (deceased August 1992). Children: Alexander, Richard, Charles, Thomas. Married Sylvia Hillyard, December 9, 1994.

father:
Henry Clifton Pannell

mother:
Anne Thomas (Gary) Pannell

spouses:
Laurie Preston deBuys

Sylvia Hillyard

children:
Alexander Pannell

Richard Pannell

Charles Pannell

Thomas Pannell