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academic administrator

Henry J. Durand,, American academic administrator.

Background

Durand,, Henry J. was born on June 14, 1948 in Griffith, Georgia, United States. Son of Henry James and Mildred C. (Elliott) Durand.

Education

Bachelor in Sociology, Denison University, 1971. Master of Education, Xavier University, 1976. Doctor of Education, University Cincinnati, 1988.

Career

Classroom teacher, reading specialist, Cincinnati Board Education, 1972-1974;instructor reading skills center, U. Cincinnati, 1974-1978;director accounting reading skills center, U. Cincinnati, 1978-1980;director learning resources college medicine, U. Cincinnati, 1980-1982;director training, Bushido Training Cons., Cincinnati, 1982-1986;assistant professor sociology, Northern Kentucky U., Highland Heights, 1987-1990;senior research associate, associate Adjunct Professor, consultant Center Applied Public Affairs Studies, State University of New York, Buffalo, since 1990;director Center Academy Development, State University of New York, Buffalo, since 1990. Board Dirs. Nile Valley Schule, Buffalo.

Religion

Through Covenant each individual accepts the relationship with God. It is not about acquiring a relationship with God, but living within the loving relationship that God has already offered.

Politics

Christians exercising their rights as responsible citizens may choose to endorse candidates for political office as part of the exercise of their engagement of culture.

Views

A person’s joy comes through relationships rather than purpose. In fact, it is the relationships that give meaning to services, ministries, and zeal.

Membership

Advisory board Urban Appalachian Council, Cincinnati, 1986-1990. Member Coalition to Prevent Domestic Violence, Cincinnati, 1986-1990. Board directors Housing Opportunities Made Equal, 1988-1990.

Member council President's Task Force on Violent Crime, Buffalo, since 1992. Member American Association University Administrs., American Association Higher Education, American Education Research Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: martial arts.

Connections

Married Bonita Ruth Cobb, November 12, 1979. Children: Leroy Alan Larkin, Aprille L. Whiting, Kendra N., Anitra R.

father:
Henry James Durand,

mother:
Mildred C. (Elliott) Durand,

spouse:
Bonita Ruth Cobb

children:
Leroy Alan Larkin Durand,

Aprille L. Whiting Durand,

Kendra N. Durand,

Anitra R. Durand,