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history professor

Joan Brewer Huffman, American, Georgian history professor. Katharine C. Bleckley scholar English-Speaking Union, 1977; recipient Governor's award in the humanities, 1998.

Background

Huffman, Joan Brewer was born on August 18, 1937 in Springfield, Ohio, United States. Daughter of James Clarence and Berniece (Notter) Brewer.

Education

AB, Ohio University, 1959. Master of Arts, Georgia State University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Georgia State University, 1980.

Career

Adjunct Professor, Wesleyan College, Macon, Georgia, 1981-1982;instructor history, Macon College, 1968-1972;assistant professor, Macon College, 1972-1981;associate professor, Macon College, 1981-1986;professor, Macon College, since 1986;owner, The Printed Page, Macon, Georgia, 1993-1997;owner, Picture Perfect, since 1995. Chairman History advising committee U. System Georgia, 1986-1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member, board directors Oklahatchee Park, Perry, Georgia, 1966-1968, Macon State College Foundation, 1985-1990, Georgia Humanities Council, Atlanta, 1983-1987. Member North America Conference on British Studies, American History Association, Southern History Association (membership committee 1988-1989), Georgia Association Historians (president 1982-1983), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta (award 1978).

Connections

Married James Russell Huffman, August 21, 1959. Children: Jill Elizabeth, Jean Elaine.

father:
James Clarence Brewer

mother:
Berniece (Notter) Brewer

spouse:
James Russell Huffman

children:
Jill Elizabeth Huffman

Jean Elaine Huffman