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Dean

James Nelson Myers, American dean. Board directors Friends Free Library. Philadelphia, 1986-1988; member library committee Balch Institute, 1993-1995, Governor's Advisory Council on Library., 1989-1993; trustee Balch Institute, 1994-1995.

Background

Myers, James Nelson was born on August 24, 1941 in Buffalo. Son of James N. and Frances M. (Lennon) Myers.

Education

Bachelor, Canisius College, 1963. Master of Science, University Illinois, 1968. Juris Doctor, Temple University, 1993.

Career

Teacher Latin Lancaster Central School District, New York, 1963-1965. Acquisitions-circulation librarian Canisius College, Buffalo, 1965-1966. Acquisitions librarian Oakland University, Rochester, Minnesota, 1968-1970.

Associate director libraries Eastern Washington State College, Cheney, 1970-1974. Assistant director libraries University Arizona, Tucson, 1974-1979. Associate director libraries Stanford University, California, 1979-1985.

Library Temple University, Philadelphia, 1985-1995. Dean Temple University Japan, Tokyo, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Disasters: Prevention & Coping, 1981. Board of review Temple University Press, 1987-1989.

Membership

Board directors Friends Free Library. Philadelphia, 1986-1988. Member library committee Balch Institute, 1993-1995, Governor's Advisory Council on Library., 1989-1993.

Trustee Balch Institute, 1994-1995.

Connections

Married Victoria A. Montavon. Children: James N., Molly P. Houghton, Elizabeth L. Makela.

father:
James N. Myers

mother:
Frances M. (Lennon) Myers

spouse:
Victoria A. Montavon

child:
James N. Myers

child:
Molly P. Houghton Myers

child:
Elizabeth L. Makela Myers