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administrator , consultant , researcher , business educator

John Dale Kasarda, business educator, researcher, administrator, consultant. Research grant, National Science Foundation, 1976, 1979, 1984. Member advisory board Taxpayers Education Foundation, Washington, 1982—1983; advisory Staff of Senator John East, 1982—1984, Congressional Testimony, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1992, 1995; Fellow: Urban Land Institute; member: International Sociological Association (secretary general research committee).

Background

Kasarda, John Dale was born on June 16, 1945 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edward and Stella (Sott) Kasarda.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cornell Univercity, 1967, Master of Business Administration, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1971, Assistant professor University of Chicago, Illinois, 1971-1974. Associate professor Florida Atlantic U., Boca Raton, 1974-1976.

Professor of University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, since 1976, Kenan Distinguished professor, department chairman Sociology, 1980-1990. Director Kenan Institute Private Enterprise, 1990. Board directors Center for Competitiveness, World Trade Center.

Consultant President's Commission, Washington, 1980-1981, Housing and Urban Development, Washington, 1981-1982, 92-93, United States Information Agency, Washington, 1982-1983, United States Agency for International Development-Thailand, 1991-1994, United Nations Development Programme, 1991-1992.

Career

Assistant professor University Chicago, Illinois, 1971—1974. Associate professor Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, 1974—1976. Professor University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, since 1976.

Distinguished professor. Chairman department sociology, 1980—1990. Director Kenan Institute Private Enterprise, since 1990.

Board directors Center for Competitiveness, World Trade Center. Consultant President's Commission, Washington, 1980—1981, Housing and Urban Development, 1981—1982, 1992—1993, United States Information Agency, 1982—1983, United States Agency for International Development, Thailand, 1991—1994, United Nations Development Programme, 1991—1992.

Membership

Member advisory board Taxpayers Education Foundation, Washington, 1982—1983. Advisory Staff of Senator John East, 1982—1984, Congressional Testimony, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1992, 1995. Fellow: Urban Land Institute.

Member: International Sociological Association (secretary general research committee).

Connections

Married Mary AnnDudascik, August 24, 1968. Children: Jason, Kimberly.

father:
Edward Kasarda

mother:
Stella (Sott) Kasarda

spouse:
Mary Ann Dudascik

children:
Kimberly Kasarda

Jason Kasarda