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Chinese language educator

Edward Louis Shaughnessy, American language educator. Andrew W. Mellon fellow for Chinese studies, 1984-1985; Division of Humanities junior faculty fellow University Chicago, 1986; J. William Fulbright fellow in China, 2003-2004, National Endowment for Humanities, since 2007.

Background

Shaughnessy, Edward Louis was born on July 29, 1952 in Sewickley, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James Francis and Marie Rosalia (Kraus) Shaughnessy.

Education

Bachelor, University Notre Dame, 1974. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1983.

Career

Assistant professor, University of Chicago, 1985-1990;associate professor, University of Chicago, 1990-1996;professor, University of Chicago, since 1996;Lorraine J. and Herrlee G. Creel professor of China, University of Chicago.

Works

Connections

Married Gina Lynn Look, May 15, 1976 (divorced September 1992). Married Elena Valussi, September 6, 1997. Children Guilia, Maria.

father:
James Francis Shaughnessy

mother:
Marie Rosalia (Kraus) Shaughnessy

spouses:
Gina Lynn Look

Elena Valussi