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classics educator

John Jay Bateman, Canadian Classics educator. Democratic precinct committeeman, 1964-1968; secretary Champaign Democratic Central Committee, 1965-1966. Member American Philological Association (secretary-treasurer 1968-1973), Society Biblical Literature, Renaissance Society American.

Background

Bateman, John Jay was born on February 17, 1931 in Elmira, New York, United States. Son of Joseph Earl and Etha M. (Edwards) Bateman.

Education

Bachelor, University Toronto, 1953. Master of Arts, Cornell University, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1958.

Career

Lecturer, University College, U. Toronto, 1956-1957;lecturer, then assistant professor, U. Ottawa, 1957-1960;member of faculty, University of Illinois, Urbana, since 1960;professor classics and speech, University of Illinois, 1968-1993;professor emeritus, since 1993;head department classics, University of Illinois, 1966-1973;chairman, University of Illinois, 1988-1992;acting director School Humanities, University of Illinois, 1973-1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, editor books and articles.

Membership

Democratic precinct committeeman, 1964-1968. Secretary Champaign Democratic Central Committee, 1965-1966. Member American Philological Association (secretary-treasurer 1968-1973), Society Biblical Literature, Renaissance Society American.

Connections

Married Patricia Ann Hageman, July 5, 1952. Children: Kristine M., Kathleen A., John Eric.

father:
Joseph Earl Bateman

mother:
Etha M. (Edwards) Bateman

spouse:
Patricia Ann Hageman

children:
Kristine M. Bateman

Kathleen A. Bateman

John Eric Bateman