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history professor , consultant

John Christopher Murray Calvert, Canadian history professor, consultant. Certified in arabic language studies American University Cairo, 1988. Doctoral fellowship, Social Science and Humanities Research Council Canada, 1986-1988, Academic Development and Technology grant, Creighton University, 2006-2007.

Background

Calvert, John Christopher Murray was born on June 6, 1956 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Son of John Mortimer Calvert and Jean Watson (Murray).

Education

Bachelor, University Alberta, Edmonton, 1978. Master of Arts, University Toronto, Ontario, 1981. Master of Arts, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1984.

Doctor of Philosophy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1993.

Career

Lecturer Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 1990—1993. Full time adjunct faculty Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada, 1993. Assistant professor history Department History, Creighton University, Omaha, 1994—2002, Fr.

Henry W. Casper Statens Järnvägar associate professor, since 2002. Consultant Canada International Development Agency, Montreal, Ottawa, 1989—1990, Louis Caouette Inc., Montreal, 2000—2003, Dubai Consultancy, United Arab Emirates, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Certified in arabic language studies American University Cairo, 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (book) A Child from the Village. Author: Islamism, The Arabian Peninsula in the Age of Oil. Editor: Historical reflections.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Den leader Boy Scouts American, Omaha, 2002—2005. Fellow: Kripke Center Study Religion and Society. Member: Middle East Studies Association North American.

Connections

Married Im Choon Ong, December 22, 1990. 1 child Sean James.

father:
John Mortimer Calvert Calvert

mother:
Jean Watson (Murray) Calvert

spouse:
Im Choon Ong

child:
Sean James Calvert