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language educator

Gerald Francis Carr, American language educator. District teaching fellow, University Wisconsin, 1966.

Background

Carr, Gerald Francis was born on December 29, 1930 in Pittsburgh. Son of James Patrick and Hannah (Sweeney) Carr.

Education

Bachelor of Education, Duquesne University, 1958. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1968.

Career

Instructor in German, Duquesne U., Pittsburgh, 1960-1962;assistant professor German, Duquesne U., Pittsburgh, 1964-1968;teaching assistant, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1962-1964;assistant professor German, Eastern Illinois U., Charleston, 1968-1970;associate professor German, Eastern Illinois U., Charleston, 1970-1975;professor German, Eastern Illinois U., Charleston, 1975-1987;professor German, California State University, Sacramento, since 1987.

Works

Membership

Corporal United States Marine Corps, 1951-1954. Member Modern Language Association, International Association for Semiotic Studies (co-director 5th congress 1994), American Council Teachers Foreign Language, Semiotic Society American, American Association Teachers of German, Society German Philology, California Foreign Language Teacher Association, Semiotic Circle California, Kappa Phi Kappa, Delta Phi Alpha.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: books, antiques.

Connections

Married Irmengard Rauch, June 12, 1965. Children: Christopher, Gregory.

father:
James Patrick Carr

mother:
Hannah (Sweeney) Carr

spouse:
Irmengard Rauch

children:
Christopher Carr

Gregory Carr