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Philosophy educator

James Gerard Buickerood, American philosophy educator. Fellow Folger Institute for Renaissance and 18th Century Studies, Washington, 1981, William Andrews Clark Library., University of California at Los Angeles, 1989; fellow Newberry Library., 1997.

Background

Buickerood, James Gerard was born on October 23, 1951 in Syracuse. Son of Edwin H. and Helen V. (Dungey) Buickerood.

Education

Bachelor, Harpur College, Binghamton, New York, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy Philosophy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1988.

Career

Instructor philosophy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1984-1987;assistant professor philosophy, San Jose State University, San Jose, California, 1988-1989;assistant professor philosophy, College William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1989-1990;assistant professor philosophy, Washington University, St. Louis, since 1990. Visiting scholar Wadham College, University of Oxford, England, 1984. Member, editorial bd.Am.

Society for 18th Century Studies, 1987-1990. Program chair International Colloquium on the Historical Study of Works of John Locke, Rutgers University, 1983.

Membership

Sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1967-1972. Member American Philosophical Association, American Society for 18th Century Studies, History of Science Society, British Society for History of Philosophy, British Society for 18th Century Studies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, fishing, rare book collecting.

Connections

Married Patricia M. Alexander, March 20.

father:
Edwin H. Buickerood

mother:
Helen V. (Dungey) Buickerood

spouse:
Patricia M. Alexander