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English language educator

James Twitchell, American English language educator.

Background

Twitchell, James was born on June 18, 1942 in Burlington, Vermont, United States. Son of Marshal Coleman and Laura (Tracy) Twitchell.

Education

AB, U. Vermont, 1966; Master of Science, U. Vermont, 1968; Doctor of Philosophy, U. North Carolina, 1971.

Career

Teaching assistant, U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1968-1970; instructor, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1970-1971; assistant Professor of English and American literature, California State College, Bakersfield, 1971-1973; assistant Professor of English and American literature, U. Florida, Gainesville, 1973-1976; associate professor, U. Florida, Gainesville, 1976-1984; professor, U. Florida, Gainesville, 1984-1986; Alumni professor, U. Florida, Gainesville, since 1986. Visiting professor U. Vermont, Burlington, summer 1984.

Connections

Married Mary Poe, June 24, 1962. Children: Katherine, Elizabeth.

father:
Marshal Coleman Twitchell

mother:
Laura (Tracy) Twitchell

spouse:
Mary Poe

children:
Katherine Twitchell

Elizabeth Twitchell