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English language educator

Jahan Ramazani, American English language educator. National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1992-1993, resident fellow Virginia Foundation for Humanities, 1991, Whiting fellow Whiting Foundation, 1987-1988; Rhodes scholar Oxford University, 1981-1983. Member Modern Language Association, Raven Society.

Background

Ramazani, Jahan was born on February 17, 1960 in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Son of Rouhollah Karegar and Nesta (Shahrokh) Ramazani.

Education

Bachelor, University of Virginia, 1981; Master of Philosophy, University of Oxford, 1983; Master of Philosophy, Yale University, 1986; Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1988.

Career

Assistant Professor of English, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1988-1994; professor, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Avocation: jazz d.j.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Raven Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: jazz d.j.

Connections

father:
Rouhollah Karegar Ramazani

mother:
Nesta (Shahrokh) Ramazani