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academic administrator , educator , historian

David Joel Steinberg, American academic administrator, historian, educator. English Speaking Union Exchange scholar, Malvern College, National Defense Education Act scholar, Fulbright Foundation exchange scholar.

Background

Steinberg, David Joel was born on April 5, 1937 in New York City. Son of Milton and Edith (Alpert) Steinberg.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1959. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1964.

Doctor of Letters, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea, 1989. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea.

Career

Professor history University Michigan, 1964-1973. Executive assistant to president Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1973-1977, vice president, university secretary, 1977-1983. President Long Island University, Brookville, New York, since 1985.

Testified before Committee on Foreign Affairs, United States House of Representatives, Foreign Affairs Committee of the United States Senate. Consultant The Ford Foundation, United Nations Fund for Population Activities.

Works

Membership

Chairman Commission Indiana Colleges and Universities. Past president Cambridge (Massachusetts) Center for Adult Education, chairman Long Island Group. Board trustee National Commission Cooperative Education.

Member Council Foreign Relations, Association Asian Studies (chairman finance committee), Harvard Club (New York City), Century Club (New York City).

Connections

Married Sally Levitt (divorced December, 1986). Children: Noah, Jonah. Married Joan Diamond, August 28, 1987.

father:
Milton Steinberg

mother:
Edith (Alpert) Steinberg

spouses:
Sally Levitt

Joan Diamond

children:
Noah Steinberg

Jonah Steinberg