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history professor emeritus

Edwin Masao Yamauchi, history professor emeritus. Fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1968, Institute for Holy Land Studies, Jerusalem, 1968, Institute for Advanced Christian Studies, 1974-1975; grantee American Philosophical Society, 1970.

Background

Yamauchi, Edwin Masao was born on February 1, 1937 in Hilo, Hawaii, United States. Son of Shokyo Yamauchi and Haruko (Owan) Yamauchi Higa.

Education

Student, University Hawaii, 1958. Bachelor, Shelton College, 1960. Master of Arts, Brandeis University, 1962.

Doctor of Philosophy, Brandeis University, 1964.

Career

Instructor Greek language, Shelton College, Ringwood, New Jersey, 1960-1961;graduate assistant, Brandeis U., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1962-1963;assistant professor, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1964-1969;associate professor, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio., 1969-1973;professor department history, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio., since 1973;director graduate studies, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio., 1978-1982.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Science Affiliation (president 1983), Institute Biblical Research (chair 1984-1986, president 1987-1989). Member Conference on Faith and History (president 1974-1976), Near East Archaeol. Society (vice president 1978-1979), Archaeol.

Institute American (chapter president 1973-1974), Evangelical Theological Society (chair eastern section 1965-1966).

Connections

Married Kimie Honda, August 31, 1962. Children: Brian, Gail.

father:
Shokyo Yamauchi Higa

mother:
Haruko (Owan) Yamauchi Higa

spouse:
Kimie Honda

children:
Brian Yamauchi

Gail Yamauchi