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history professor , Librarian

Elizabeth Hobgood Murphrey, American history professor, librarian. Recipient award, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1994, 1996, 2000. Appointed Seminole County Disiability Advisory Council, 2005, vice chair, 2008; Member of League of Women Voters (board directors Guilford County chapter 1978-1982, board directors Seminole County chapter 2001-2008), American Library Association, Florida Library. Association.

Background

Murphrey, Elizabeth Hobgood was born on March 22, 1947 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Isaac Green and Ernestine Ragsdale (Hobgood) Murphrey.

Education

Bachelor, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1969. Master of Arts, Duke University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1976.

Postgraduate, University Florida, 1984. Master of Library Science, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1993.

Career

Visiting instructor history Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1976. Assistant professor history North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, 1977—1981. Intelligence research specialist United States Army, Fayetteville, 1982—1989.

Adjunct professor history Fayetteville State University, 1989—1990. Adjunct instructor history Everest University South Campus, Orlando, 2000—2003, adjunct history, instructor Columbia College Orlando division, 2005, research library, since 1998. Library Everest University, South Orlando, since 1998, co-dir, since 2004.

Visiting assistant professor of history Elizabeth City State University, North Carolina, 1993—1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor (guidebook): Socialist Party of America Papers, microfilm edition, 2 vols., 1973-1977.

Membership

Appointed Seminole County Disiability Advisory Council, 2005, vice chair, 2008. Member of League of Women Voters (board directors Guilford County chapter 1978-1982, board directors Seminole County chapter 2001-2008), American Library Association, Florida Library. Association.

Connections

father:
Isaac Green Murphrey

mother:
Ernestine Ragsdale (Hobgood) Murphrey