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history professor

John Hubert Ellis, American history professor. Danforth fellow, Danforth Foundation, 1980-1986, Penrose Summer fellow, American Philosophical Society, 1975. Member of National Association of Scholars, Southern History Association.

Background

Ellis, John Hubert was born on September 29, 1931 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of John Hubert Ellis and Esther Verlin Sides.

Education

Bachelor, Memphis State College, 1955. Master of Arts, Memphis State University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Tulane University, 1962.

Career

Assistant professor Memphis State University, 1960—1964, Georgia State College, Atlanta, 1964—1965. Post-doctoral fellow National Institute of General Medical Sciences, New Orleans, 1965—1967. Associate professor Georgetown College, Kentucky, 1967—1971.

Professor Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1971—1993. Retired

Director Center for Health Sciences, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, 1971—1977. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1948-1951.

Membership

Member of National Association of Scholars, Southern History Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, gardening.

Connections

Married Wanda Ann Roper, July 1, 1949. Children: Elaine Tucci, John, Suzanne Panick.

father:
John Hubert Ellis

mother:
Esther Verlin Sides

spouse:
Wanda Ann Roper

children:
John Ellis

Elaine Tucci Ellis

Suzanne Panick Ellis