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educator , historian

Emmett Andrew Shea, American historian, educator. Recipient Ford Foundation grant, 1957. Lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1950-1953, Korea. Member American History Association, American Association for Slavic Studies, American Asian Association, Society Historians of Foreign Relations, Northeast Slavic Association, Northeast Asian Association, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Gamma Museum.

Background

Shea, Emmett Andrew was born on October 24, 1930 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Emmett A. and Linda C. (Lis) Shea.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Boston University, 1955. Master of Education, Boston University, 1956. AM, Boston University, 1961.

AM, Boston College, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, International Institute for Advanced Studies, St. Louis, 1982.

Career

Lector, Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1957-1962;professor, Worcester State College, since 1962. Professor College of Holy Cross, Worcester, 1962-1973, Regis College, Westen, Massachusetts, 1964-1970. Television analyst, Worcester, 1966-1973.

Chairman Worcester State College, 1970-1976, department chairman historical and poli. science, 1987-1990.

Membership

Lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1950-1953, Korea. Member American History Association, American Association for Slavic Studies, American Asian Association, Society Historians of Foreign Relations, Northeast Slavic Association, Northeast Asian Association, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Gamma Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, theater, concerts, ballet, folk dancing.

Connections

Married Margaret F. Carr, August 19, 1961. 1 child, Carolyn A.

father:
Emmett A. Shea

mother:
Linda C. (Lis) Shea

spouse:
Margaret F. Carr

child:
Carolyn A. Shea