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educator , historian

John Michael Burney, American historian, educator. Recipient Prix Ferran, Academy of Sciences, Inscriptions and Belles-Lettres, Toulouse, France, 1982; fellow Graduate University Kansas, 1975-1979, Rotary International, 1979-1980, Newberry Library., Chicago, 1989. Member American History Association, Society French History Studies, History of Education Society, Western Society French History, Amnesty International.

Background

Burney, John Michael was born on December 20, 1952 in Sioux City, Iowa, United States. Son of Howard Keith and Joan (Rossiter) Burney.

Education

Bachelor, Creighton University, 1975. Master of Arts, University Kansas, 1977. Master of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1982.

Career

Assistant professor of history, Southwest State University, Marshall, Minnesota, 1981-1982; assistant professor of history, U. Nebraska, Omaha, 1983; assistant professor of history, U. Nebraska, Lincoln, 1983-1986; assistant professor of history, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa., 1986-1987; associate professor of history, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa., since 1988; department chairman history, since 1991.

Membership

Member American History Association, Society French History Studies, History of Education Society, Western Society French History, Amnesty International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: community theater, golf, softball.

Connections

Married LouAnn Dunklau, September 20, 1975. 1 child, Kate Johanna.

father:
Howard Keith Burney

mother:
Joan (Rossiter) Burney

spouse:
LouAnn Dunklau

child:
Kate Johanna Burney