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English language educator

Joanne Jacobson, American English language educator. Dissertation fellow University Iowa, 1980-1981; travel grantee American Council Learned Societies, 1985, fellow, 1986-1987; grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, summer 1985. Member Modern Language Association, American Studies Association, New England American Studies Association (board dis. 1987-1990).

Background

Jacobson, Joanne was born on October 9, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Burton and Florence (Levin) Jacobson.

Education

Bachelor, University Illinois, 1973. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1982.

Career

Teaching assistant, U. Iowa, Iowa City, 1975-1979;Fulbright junior lecturer, U. Angers, France, 1979-1980;visiting instructor American literature and civilization, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1981-1982;assistant professor, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1982-1990;associate Professor of English,, Yeshiva U., New York City, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Authority and Alliance in the Letters of Henry Adams, 1992

    • also articles.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Studies Association, New England American Studies Association (board dis. 1987-1990).

Connections

father:
Burton Jacobson

mother:
Florence (Levin) Jacobson