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Glover Dunn Hancock

economist

Glover Dunn Hancock, American economist. Member Virginia State Committee on State Personnel Administration, 1938-1940, 40-41.; Member State Commision on State Fund for Workmen’s Compensation Insurance, 1930-1931; Member American Economics Association, American Political Science Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, Sigma Nu.

Background

Hancock, Glover Dunn was born on January 10, 1878 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Thomas D. and Laura (Dunn) Hancock.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, William Jewell College, Liberty, Missouri, 1898, A.M., 1899. Doctor of Philosophy., in economics, University of Wisconsin, 1908.

Career

Taught as principal of high schools, college preparatory school, 1900-1905. Special agent Wisconsin State Tax Commission, parts of 1905, 06, 07. Assistant professor economics Amherst College, 1908-1910.

Professor economics and commerce, director School of Commerce, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1910-1919. Dean of School of Commerce and Administration, 1919-1949. Special lecturer in economics Johns Hopkins, 1912.

Professor economics, University of Virginia, summer 1922.

Membership

Member Virginia State Committee on State Personnel Administration, 1938-1940, 40-41. Member State Commision on State Fund for Workmen’s Compensation Insurance, 1930-1931. Member American Economics Association, American Political Science Association, American Academy Political and Social Science, Sigma Nu.

Connections

Married Mabel Kimzey, June 29, 1911.

father:
Thomas D. Hancock

mother:
Laura (Dunn) Hancock

spouse:
Mabel Kimzey