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researcher , English language educator

Dennis Joseph Ryan, American English language educator, researcher. Graduate Council fellow University South Florida, 1986, 88, Sponsored Research fellow, 1988-1991, International Research fellow, 1989. Fellow Phi Kappa Phi; member Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, Florida Teaching Professionals, Ernest Hemingway Society, Thomas Stearns Eliot Society.

Background

Ryan, Dennis Joseph was born on March 3, 1951 in Wellsville, New York, United States. Son of Paul Roger and Etta (Reed) Ryan.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Notre Dame, 1973. Master of Arts in English, Alfred University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in English and Linguistics, University South Florida, 1993.

Career

Instructor English, Bahamas' Ministry Education, Nassau, 1976-1980;lecturer English, Tokai U., Sapporo, Japan, 1981-1985;lecturer English, U. South Florida, Tampa, 1986-1991;lecturer, Pasco-Hernando Community College, New Port Richey, Florida, since 1991. English curriculum consultant Bahamas' Ministry Education, Nassau, 1976-1980, Hokkaido Department Education, Sapporo, 1982-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: As Though Shapes Were Patterns, Lines, 1979, Bahamas, 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Phi Kappa Phi. Member Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, Florida Teaching Professionals, Ernest Hemingway Society, Thomas Stearns Eliot Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, sports, outdoor activities.

Connections

Married Kim Jung Sook, December 23, 1981. Children: Devin, Shawn.

father:
Paul Roger Ryan

mother:
Etta (Reed) Ryan

spouse:
Kim Jung Sook

child:
Devin Ryan

child:
Shawn Ryan