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novelist , English language educator

John Henry Irsfeld, American English language educator, novelist. Sergeant infantry United States Army, 1961-1964.

Background

Irsfeld, John Henry was born on December 2, 1937 in Bemidji, Minnesota, United States. Son of Hubert Louis and Mary Lillian (McKee) Irsfeld.

Education

Bachelor, University Texas, 1959. Master of Arts, University Texas, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1969.

Career

Teacher Spanish and English, Calallen, Texas, 1959-1960;teaching assistant, U. Texas, Austin, 1960-1961, 64-68;teaching associate, U. Texas, Austin, 1968-1969;from assistant professor to associate Professor of English, U. Nevada, Las Vegas, 1969-1973;professor, U. Nevada, Las Vegas, since 1977;deputy to president, U. Nevada, Las Vegas, 1987;vice president, deputy to president, U. Nevada, Las Vegas, 1990-1994.

Works

Membership

Sergeant infantry United States Army, 1961-1964.

Connections

Son of Hubert Louis and Mary Lillian (McKee) (deceased November 1992) I. Married Margaret Elizabeth Drushel, August 29, 1965 (divorced February 1978). 1 child, Hannah Christine.

Married Janet Elizabeth Jones, May 5, 1984.

father:
Hubert Louis November

mother:
Mary Lillian (McKee) (deceased November

spouses:
Margaret Elizabeth Drushel

Janet Elizabeth Jones

child:
Hannah Christine Irsfeld