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business administration educator

Derek Arnold Newton, Business administration educator. Commonwealth of Virginia eminent scholar, 1982-1994.

Background

Newton, Derek Arnold was born on February 18, 1930 in Richmond, England. Son of John Newton and Joan Maude (Garnett) Newton Wright.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wabash College, 1952; Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1962; D. Business Administration (Ford Foundation fellow), Harvard University, 1964.

Career

Sales manager, R.H. Donnelley Corporation, Washington, 1954-1960; lecturer in business administration, Harvard University School Business, 1964-1970; professor business administration, University of Virginia, 1970-1976; Elis and Signe Olsson professor business administration, University of Virginia, 1976-1982; John Tyler professor business administration, University of Virginia, 1982-1994. Consultant in sales and general management to various United States corporations.

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Connections

Son of John Newton and Joan Maude (Garnett) Newton Wright. M. Charlene Dawn LeGrand. 1 child, Lindsay Michelle.

father:
John Newton Wright

mother:
Joan Maude (Garnett) Newton Wright

spouse:
Charlene Dawn LeGrand

child:
Lindsay Michelle Newton