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religion educator

Daniel L. Pals, American religion educator. Recipient Max Orovitz award University Miami, 1980, 84, 90, Freshman Teaching award, 1989. Member American Society Church History, American Academy Religion.

Background

Pals, Daniel L. was born on October 28, 1946 in South Holland, Illinois, United States. Son of Herbert H. and Margaret B. (Vanderaa) Pals.

Education

AB, Calvin College, 1968; Bachelor's Degree, Calvin Theological Seminary, 1971; Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1973; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Chicago, 1975.

Career

Assistant professor of history, Trinity College, Deerfield, Illinois, 1976-1977; assistant professor religion and history, Centre College, Danville, Kentucky, 1977-1980; department chairman religion, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1980; Outstanding Honors professor, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1983.

Membership

Member American Society Church History, American Academy Religion.

Connections

Married Phyllis Ross Balzer, August 11, 1973.

father:
Herbert H. Pals

mother:
Margaret B. (Vanderaa) Pals

spouse:
Phyllis Ross Balzer