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educator , historian

Fredrick Henry Nielsen, American historian, educator. Superintendent's citizen's advisory committee Omaha Public Schools, Omaha, 1999—2002; executive board Nebraska State Council for the Social Studies, 2000—2003; Member of Thoreau Society, American Studies Association, American Society for Environmental History, Organization of America Historians, American History Association, Pinochle Club (life; secretary treasurer).

Background

Nielsen, Fredrick Henry was born on June 20, 1952 in Nebraska City, Nebraska, United States. Son of Leo R. and Wilma L. Nielsen.

Education

Bachelor, Midland Lutheran College, Fremont, Nebraska, 1974. Master of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1997.

Career

Adjunct professor history University of Nebraska, Omaha, since 1992. Interviewer Talking History radio program (Public Radio, Voice of America), 2000—2006. Speaker Speakers' Bureau, Nebraska Humanities Council, Nebraska, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and encyclopedia.

Membership

Superintendent's citizen's advisory committee Omaha Public Schools, Omaha, 1999—2002. Executive board Nebraska State Council for the Social Studies, 2000—2003. Member of Thoreau Society, American Studies Association, American Society for Environmental History, Organization of America Historians, American History Association, Pinochle Club (life.

Secretary treasurer).

Connections

Married Susan E. Epperson, August 9, 1986.

father:
Leo R.

mother:
Wilma L. Nielsen

spouse:
Susan E. Epperson