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John Walbridge

foreign language educator

John Walbridge, American foreign language educator.

Background

Walbridge, John was born on April 28, 1950 in Lake Forest, Illinois, United States. Son of John T. Junior and Mary Lou (Sailor) Walbridge.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Near Eastern Languages, Harvard University, 1983.

Career

Vice president Northern Land and Lumber Company, Escanaba, Michigan, 1980-1987. General editor Bahai Encyclopedia Project, Wilmette, Illinois, 1987-1991. Assistant editor Center for Iranian Studies, Columbia University, New York City, 1991-1993.

Professor Near Eastern languages Indiana University, Bloomington, since 1993.

Works

book The Science of Mystic Lights: Qutb al-Din Shirazi and the Illuminationist Tradition of Islamic Philosophy (Harvard Middle Eastern Monographs) book Neiman Marcus Cooks: Recipes for Beloved Classics and Updated Favorites book Neiman Marcus Cooks: Recipes for Beloved Classics and Updated Favorites book Glacier National Park After Dark: Sunset to Sunrise in a Beloved Montana Wilderness book Storm Front (A Virgil Flowers Novel) book Storm Prey book Storm Prey

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Model railroading.

Connections

Married Linda Strickland, May 27, 1972 (deceased 2002). Children: John, Nathaniel, Married Frances Trix, June 26, 2004.

father:
John T. Walbridge Junior

mother:
Mary Lou (Sailor) Walbridge

spouses:
Linda Strickland

Frances Trix

children:
John Walbridge

Nathaniel Walbridge

Married Frances Trix Walbridge

June 26 Walbridge

2004 Walbridge