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Philosophy educator

Ivan Boh, American Philosophy educator. Recipient Evans Latin prize Ohio U., 1954. Member American Philosophical Association, American Catholic Philosophical Association, Medieval Academy American.

Background

Boh, Ivan was born on December 13, 1930 in Dolenji Lazi, Yugoslavia. Son of France and Marija (Mihelic) Boh.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio University, 1954. Master of Arts, Fordham University, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 1958.

Career

Instructor, Clarke College, Dubuque, Iowa., 1957-1959;assistant professor, Clarke College, 1959-1962;visiting assistant professor, U. Iowa, 1962-1963;Fulbright research fellow, U. Munich, Germany, 1964-1965;associate professor, Michigan State University, 1966-1969;professor philosophy, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1969-1995;professor emeritus, Ohio State University, Columbus, since 1995. Research in Spanish libraries, 1972-1973. MUCIA exchange professor Moscow State University, 1979-1980.

Fulbright senior research fellow U. Ljubljana (Yugoslavia), 1982-1983. Irex and Fulbright senior research fellow U. Halle-Wittenberg, German Democratic Republic, and Jagiellonsky U. (Poland), 1986-1987.

Membership

Member American Philosophical Association, American Catholic Philosophical Association, Medieval Academy American.

Connections

Married Magda Kosnik, August 30, 1957. Children: Boris, Marko.

father:
France Boh

mother:
Marija (Mihelic) Boh

spouse:
Magda Kosnik

children:
Boris Boh

Marko Boh