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Humanities educator

Jan Miel, American humanities educator. Fellow Johns Hopkins University, 1968, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1976, Guggenheim Foundation, 1977. Member executive council Diocese of Connecticut, Hartford, 1999-2002. Corporal United States Army, 1953-1955. Member Modern Language Association, North America Society for 17th Century French Literature.

Background

Miel, Jan was born on October 10, 1930 in Wayne, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Jan and Mary (Long) Miel.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1952. Master of Arts, Princeton University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1965.

Career

Instructor Goucher College, Towson, Maryland, 1960-1962. Assistant professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1962-1964, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1964-1970, associate professor, 1970-1978, professor, 1978-1999.

Membership

Member executive council Diocese of Connecticut, Hartford, 1999-2002. Corporal United States Army, 1953-1955. Member Modern Language Association, North America Society for 17th Century French Literature.

Connections

Married Elizabeth MacKiernan, September 10, 1960. Children: Persephone, Justin.

father:
Charles Jan Miel

mother:
Mary (Long) Miel

spouse:
Elizabeth MacKiernan

children:
Persephone Miel

Justin Miel