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Frank Daniel Curtin

educator

Frank Daniel Curtin, American educator. Member American Association of University Professors, Modern Language Association, Omicron Delta Kappa.

Background

Curtin, Frank Daniel was born on November 10, 1905 in Crafton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Daniel Francis and Clara (Schlessman) Curtin.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Pittsburgh, 1927, Master of Arts, 1929. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1939.

Career

Instructor English, U. Pittsburgh, 1929-1938. Instructor English, Cornell Univercity, 1938-1942. Assistant Professor of English, St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York, 1942-1945, associate professor, 1945-1947, professor, 1948-1971, professor emeritus, 1971-1978, department chairman, 1948-1971.

Associate Professor of English, Washington and Jefferson College, 1947-1948. Ford fellow, 1953-1954. Ford Humanities grantee, 1970.

Works

  • Contributor books, articles professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association of University Professors, Modern Language Association, Omicron Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Mary McKenna, September 16, 1941. Children: Daniel, Jeremy, Hugh, Elizabeth.

father:
Daniel Francis Curtin

mother:
Clara (Schlessman) Curtin

spouse:
Mary McKenna

children:
Daniel Curtin

Jeremy Curtin

Hugh Curtin

Elizabeth Curtin