John Joseph Agria Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Kalamazoo College, l959; Master of Arts in Constitutional Law, University of Chicago, l96l; Doctor of Philosophy in Political Philosophy, University of Chicago, l966.
Professor political science, academy dean Alma (Michigan) College, 1962-1980. Academy dean Long Island University, Southampton, 1980-1984. Vice president for academy services Thiel College, Greenville, Pennsylvania, 1984-1990.
President University Dubuque (Iowa), since 1990. Retired, 1996
Public policy analyst American Enterprise Institute, Washington, l969-70. Reader United States Department Education, Washington, l985.
Consultant, reader New Jersey Department Education, Trenton, l986. Team associate Middle States Association, New York City, l988-89. Speaker, panelist, presenter in field.
Member Alma City Commission, 1970-1975. Board directors Mid-Michigan Action Council, Alma, 1974-1980, Junior Achievement of the Tri-States, 1990, secretary, 1993, Dubuque Chamber of Commerce, 1990-1992, Dubuque History Society, 1991, Dubuque Council for Diversity, 1992. President, board directors Eastern Suffolk School Music, Riverhead, New York, 1982-1984.
Lay leader, chalice bearer St. Clement's Episcopalian Church, Greenville, 1984-1990, member bishop's committee, 1988-1990, diocesan commission on ministry, since 1989. Board directors World Affairs Council Long Island, 1982-1984. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Sigma Alpha.
Married Mary Ann Metzig, March l5, l975. Children: Shelley, Adriane, Kirsten, Helice.