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academic administrator , historian , consultant , Lawyer

Courtney Bates Jaren, American historian, lawyer, consultant, academic administrator. Staff consultant, grass roots coordinator various political campaigns for Democratic candidates, Washington, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, 1976-1999; precinct chair Shorewood district King County Democratic Party, Washington, 1978-1980.

Background

Jaren, Courtney Bates was born on July 16, 1951 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of James Earl Bates and Laura Louise Courtney.

Education

Bachelor of Science cum laude, University Minnesota, 1982. Juris Doctor, University Minnesota, 1988. Postgraduate, University Minnesota, since 1996.

Master of Laws in Trial Advocacy, Temple University, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 2000.

Career

Staff adviser to Sen. Warren G. Magnuson, 1979-1980. Law clerk United States Department Justice, Minneapolis, 1985-1986.

Adviser Minnesota Regional Health Affiliates Foundation, 1988-1990. Research associate, project manager University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1990-1993, instructor American history, 1990-1998, assistant to dean liberal arts, 1993-1997. Legal consultant Applied Engineering Associates, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, 1997-1999, Gallagher, Schoenfeld, Surkin, & Schupein, Media, 1998-2000, Willig, Williams and Davidson, Philadelphia, 1999-2000.

Program director, adjunct professor and fellow Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, Oregon, since 2000. Judicial clerk Honorary William J. Keys United States District Court (4th district), 2000. Reader Bodleian Library., Oxford University, 1997-1998, Squires Law Library., Cambridge University, 1997-1998, Harvard Law School, 1998-1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author/editor: (book) America: The 60's and Beyond, 1996, (surveys) Survey Research, 1992, 93.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.

Views

All persons, regardless of age, gender, marital status, or sexual orientation, are entitled to have their human and civil rights ensured and to be protected against violence.

Membership

Staff consultant, grass roots coordinator various political campaigns for Democratic candidates, Washington, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, 1976-1999. Precinct chair Shorewood district King County Democratic Party, Washington, 1978-1980.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Pianist.

Connections

Married Mathias Alfred Jaren, August 25, 1972. Children: Olav Reinhard, Allison Valkyrie.

father:
James Earl Bates

mother:
Laura Louise Courtney

spouse:
Mathias Alfred Jaren

child:
Olav Reinhard Jaren

child:
Allison Valkyrie Jaren