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Philosophy educator

Donald Robert Koehn, American philosophy educator. Research grant National Science Foundation, 1977-1978.

Background

Koehn, Donald Robert was born on September 28, 1930 in Danville, Illinois, United States. Son of Walter Carl and Mabel (Fowler) Koehn.

Education

Bachelor, University of Illinois, 1953;Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1961;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Illinois, 1969.

Career

Instructor philosophy, U. Maine, Orono, Maine., 1966-1968;assistant professor philosophy, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1968-1972;assistant, associate professor philosophy, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, Illinois, 1972-1993;professor emeritus, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, Illinois, 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Spokesperson Citizens for Quality Education, Bloomington, 1988-1989. Chair curriculum committee, District 87 Advisory Council, 1989-1990. President American Association University Professors of Illinois Wesleyan University, 1975, 82, 93.

Representative, executive council, 1987-1993. With United States Army, 1953-1955. Member American Philosophical Association, American Association University Professors, Charles S. Peirce Society, Society Business Ethics, Society for Advancement of America Philosophy, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Sarah Gertrude Enright, December 18, 1955. Children: Nancy, Geoffrey, Alice Shields.

father:
Walter Carl Koehn

mother:
Mabel (Fowler) Koehn

spouse:
Sarah Gertrude Enright

children:
Nancy Koehn

Geoffrey Koehn

Alice Shields Koehn