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Foreign language educator

Jeffrey Benham Bruner, American foreign language educator. Recipient Radiological Consultant Association award, Morgantown, 1992; Riggle fellow, West Virginia University, 1992.

Background

Bruner, Jeffrey Benham was born on March 20, 1961 in Holdenville, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Eugene and Billye Jo Bruner.

Education

Bachelor in Spanish, Oklahoma Baptist University, 1983. Master of Arts in Spanish, Rutgers University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Spanish, Rutgers University, 1990.

Career

Assistant professor Trenton (New Jersey) State College, 1988-1990, West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1990-1996, associate professor, since 1996, chair department foreign languages, since 2002. Member advisory board West Virginia University Phil. Papers, since 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Vice president, board directors Maintain People's Cooperative, Morgantown, 1996-2000. Member American Civil Liberties Union, Modern Language Association (delegate assembly since 2003), Northeast Modern Language Association, Southern Comparative Literature Association, 20th Century Spanish Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cross country skiing, bicycling, hiking, travel.

Connections

Married Deborah Elaine Wilkinson, June 16, 1984 (divorced February 1995). Married Twyla Anne Meding, December 22, 1995.

father:
Eugene Bruner

mother:
Billye Jo Bruner

spouse:
Deborah Elaine Wilkinson

spouse:
Twyla Anne Meding