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researcher , Education educator

Gregory Overton Smith, American education educator, researcher. Grantee Studentship, Philip Bagby Bequest, 1978, Radcliffe-Brown Memorial Trust Grant, Royal Anthropological Institute, 1980. Fellow: Royal Anthropological Institute (associate).

Background

Smith, Gregory Overton was born on June 18, 1951 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Son of William Overton Smith and Jane Schoonover.

Education

Bachelor, University Washington, Seattle, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford University, England, 1981.

Career

Professor University of Maryland, Naples, Italy, 1983—1988. Acting president American University of Rome, 1988, dean academic affairs, 1988—1997, Rome International University, 1997—1998. Academic director European School of Economics, 1999—2003.

Professor Temple University. Director European Management Institute, 2004. Visiting critic Cornell University, Rome, since 2001.

Membership

Fellow: Royal Anthropological Institute (associate).

Connections

father:
William Overton Smith

mother:
Jane Schoonover