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priest , English and literature educator

Edward Paul Vargo, American priest, English and literature educator. Recipient National Science Council Research awards, Republic China, 1985-1989; fellowship, University Chicago, 1964, 1966, Ford Foundation, 1967. Member of Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Society Literature & Science.

Background

Vargo, Edward Paul was born on August 10, 1935 in Lorain, Ohio, United States. Son of Joseph and Julia (Dobos) Vargo.

Education

Associate of Arts, Divine Word College, Conesus, New York, 1965. AB, Divine Word Seminary, Techny, Ill, 1957. AM, University Chicago, 1964.

Doctor of Philosophy, 1968.

Career

Ordained priest, Roman Catholic Church, 1963. Instructor Divine Word College,, Epworth, Iowa, 1965—1966, associate professor, 1966—1973, chairman department English, 1966—1973. Associate professor Fu Jen University,, Taipei, Taiwan, since 1974.

Dean College Foreign Languages, 1984—1990, trustee, 1981—1984, Middle School, since 1986. Director overseas training program Society Divine Word, Taipei, 1980—1984, provincial consultor, 1981—1987.

Membership

Member of Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Society Literature & Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, photography.

Connections

father:
Joseph Vargo

mother:
Julia (Dobos) Vargo