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history professor

George John Marcopoulos, American history professor. Recipient Seymour Simcher award for distinguished teaching and advising Tufts University, 1997, 2006, Outstanding Contribution to Graduate Studies award Tufts University, 2006; Mellon Faculty Development grantee Tufts University, 1983. Board directors Gerondelis Foundation, Inc., Lynn, Massachusetts, since 1987, treasurer, since 1994. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Marcopoulos, George John was born on June 30, 1931 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John George and Urania Christou (Moustakis) Marcopoulos.

Education

Bachelor, Bowdoin College, 1953. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1966.

Career

Instructor, Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, 1961-1966;assistant professor, Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, 1966-1971;associate professor, Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, 1971-1992;professor, Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, since 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and American Annual yearbooks.

Membership

Board of directors Gerondelis Foundation, Inc., Lynn, Massachusetts, since 1987, treasurer, since 1994. Member American Association of University Professors, American Association Advancement Slavic Studies, American History Association, NewEng. History Association, Danforth Associations New England, Modern Greek Studies Association Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, films, reading, performing arts, excursions.

Connections

father:
John George Marcopoulos

mother:
Urania Christou (Moustakis) Marcopoulos