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educator , university provost

Ervin Frederick Carlisle, American University provost, educator. National Endowment for Humanities fellow, 1972-1973; National Endowment for Humanities grantee, 1978, 80. Served to First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1957-1960. Member Modern Language Association (chairman literature and science division 1983).

Background

Carlisle, Ervin Frederick was born on March 20, 1935 in Delaware, Ohio, United States. Son of Ervin Frederick C. and Winnifred (Lucas) Pope.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1956. Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Indiana University, 1963.

Career

Member of faculty, Ohio U., Athens, 1962-1963;member of faculty, DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, 1963-1966;assistant professor department English, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1966-1968;associate professor, associate department chairman English, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1968-1972;professor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1972-1979;department chairman English, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1979-1981;assistant to president, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1981-1985;provost, executive vice president for academic affairs, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio., 1985-1989;senior vice president, provost, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, 1989-1994;William E. Lavery professor, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, since 1995.

Works

Membership

Served to First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1957-1960. Member Modern Language Association (chairman literature and science division 1983).

Connections

Children: Lindy, Rebecca, Ginna, Jana. Married Barbara, September 28, 1973.

father:
Ervin Frederick C. Pope

mother:
Winnifred (Lucas) Pope

spouse:
Barbara

child:
Lindy Carlisle

child:
Rebecca Carlisle

child:
Ginna Carlisle

child:
Jana Carlisle