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John Thomas Matteson

educator , Lawyer

John Thomas Matteson, American English educator, lawyer. Bar: North Carolina, California. Member California Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association, Princeton Club of New York, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Matteson, John Thomas was born on March 3, 1961 in San Mateo, California, United States. Son of Thomas Dickens and Rosemary Ann (Hamilton) Matteson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in History, Princeton University, 1983. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1986. Master of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1995.

Doctor of Philosophy. in English, Columbia University, 1999.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary Terrence Boyle United States District Court (eastern district) North Carolina, Elizabeth City, 1986-1987. Attorney, associate Titchell, Maltzman et al, San Francisco, 1987-1988, Maupin, Taylor, Ellis & Adams, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1988-1991. Researcher, instructor composition Columbia University, New York City, 1991—2001.

Professor John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

Achievements

  • Bar: North Carolina, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father, 2007 (Pulitzer prize for biography, 2008).

Membership

Member California Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association, Princeton Club of New York, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Michelle Marie Rollo, April 6, 1991. 1 child, Rebecca Annual.

father:
Thomas Dickens Matteson

mother:
Rosemary Ann (Hamilton) Matteson

spouse:
Michelle Marie Rollo

child:
Rebecca Annual Matteson