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educator , Language professional

Edward Michael Griffin, American language professional, educator. Recipient National Endowment of the Humanities research stipend, 1969; Fulbright Senior lecturer, Council for International Exchange of Scholars, 1983-1984; Danforth Graduate fellow, 1962-1966. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1959-1962; Member American Studies Association, Modern Language Association, Mid-American Studies Association.

Background

Griffin, Edward Michael was born on September 25, 1937 in Pittsburgh. Son of Edward John and Margaret Alice (Koessler) Griffin.

Education

Bachelor of Science cum laude, University San Francisco, 1959. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor department English, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1966-1969; associate professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1969-1980; professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, since 1980; chairman program in American studies, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1980-1988; Fulbright professor, U. Salzburg, Austria., 1983-1984.

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Membership

Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1959-1962. Member American Studies Association, Modern Language Association, Mid-American Studies Association.

Connections

Married Jean Marilyn Chisholm, March 5, 1960. Children– Patricia, Theresa, Joan.

father:
Edward John Griffin

mother:
Margaret Alice (Koessler) Griffin

spouse:
Jean Marilyn Chisholm

children:
Theresa Griffin

Patricia Griffin

Joan Griffin