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college dean , consultant

Georgia Alice McGarry, American college dean, consultant. Joined Benedictine Order of Mount St. Scholastia, Roman Catholic Church, 1960. National Defense Education Act Summer fellow University Dayton, 1967; grantee Benedictine College, 1986, 86; fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, Princeton, since 1987.

Background

McGarry, Georgia Alice was born on October 16, 1938 in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. Daughter of George Lawrence and Mary Elizabeth (Libel) McGarry.

Education

Bachelor, Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kansas, 1960;Master of Arts, Temple University, 19775;Doctor of Philosophy, Temple University, 1982.

Career

Teacher, St. Peter and Paul Elementary School, Seneca, Kansas, 1962-1965;teacher, St. Joseph's Elementary School, Shawnee, Kansas, 1964-1965;teacher, LeBlond High School, St. Joseph, 1965-1966;teacher, chairman social studies department, Lillis High School, Kansas City, Missoury, 1966-1969;teaching assistant, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1970-1972;research fellow, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1971-1972;research assistant, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1972-1974;instructor history, Benedictine College, Atchison, 1975-1987;dean, Benedictine College, Atchison, since 1988. Consultant North Center Association, Chicago, 1991-1992.

Achievements

  • Joined Benedictine Order of Mount St. Scholastia, Roman Catholic Church, 1960.

Membership

Member American Association of University Professors, American Association Academy Deans, American Association Higher Education, Kansas City Regional Council for Higher Education (campus coordinator).

Connections

father:
George Lawrence McGarry

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Libel) McGarry