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communications educator

Jack George Shaheen, American Communications educator. Scholar-diplomat Department State, 1980; Fulbright scholar, 1975, 82. Member Fulbright Alumni Association, Popular Culture Association.

Background

Shaheen, Jack George was born on September 21, 1935 in Pittsburgh. Son of Jack and Nazara (Jacob) Shaheen.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1957. Master of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, 1969.

Career

Entertainment director, United States Special Superior vena cava syndrome, Berlin, Germany, 1960-1963;special programs director, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965-1967;assistant instructor mass communications, U. Missouri, Columbia, 1967-1969;professor mass communications, Southern Illinois U., Edwardsville, 1969-1994. Consultant Institute for International Research Inc., Washington, since 1986. Consultant middle east affairs Columbia Broadcasting System News, since 1994.

Works

Membership

Member Fulbright Alumni Association, Popular Culture Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, swimming.

Connections

Married Bernice Marie Rafeedie, January 22, 1966. Children: Michael A., Michele L.

father:
Jack Shaheen

mother:
Nazara (Jacob) Shaheen

spouse:
Bernice Marie Rafeedie

children:
Michael A. Shaheen

Michele L. Shaheen