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James Tracy, American History educator. Avocations: writing poetry, chess, astronomy. M C. National Archives grantee, 1992-1993; visiting fellow Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1994-1995. Guest lecturer Sheffield (Massachusetts) History Society, 1995. Member American History Association.

Background

Tracy, James was born on January 18, 1961 in Stoughton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edward and Dorothy (O'Connor) Tracy.

Education

Bachelor, University Massachusetts, 1984. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1993.

Master of Business Administration, Boston University, 2003.

Career

Instr.history Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, Connecticut, 1993—1999. Instructor, associate Institute Writing & Thinking Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, 1995—1999. Assistant to chancellor Boston University, 1999—2000.

Headmaster Boston University Academy, 2000—2006, Cushing Academy, since 2006. Adjustment lecturer Stanford (California) University, 1992. Adjunct instructor Foothills College, Palo Alto, California, 1993, Deanza College, Santa Rosa, California, 1993.

Speaker, consultant and presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Avocations: writing poetry, chess, astronomy. M C.

Membership

Guest lecturer Sheffield (Massachusetts) History Society, 1995. Member American History Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry, chess, astronomy.

Connections

Married Janet Sargent. 1 child, Forrest.

father:
Edward Tracy

mother:
Dorothy (O'Connor) Tracy

spouse:
Janet Sargent

child:
Forrest Tracy