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Dean , Economics educator

Joseph Patrick O'Brien, American Dean, economics educator ( edn.soc. science, Educated)dean, economics educator. Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1969-1970, to captain Reserve and National Guard Named Outstanding Faculty; Member American Economics Association, Southern Economics Association, Midwest Economics Association, PhiKappa Phi, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

O'Brien, Joseph Patrick was born on September 29, 1945 in Oak Ridge. Son of Francis R. and Mildred M. (Dougherty) O'Brien.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, Auburn University, 1967. Master of Science in Agricultural Economics, Auburn University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Oklahoma State University, 1977.

Career

Instructor Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1974. Assistant professor Bowling Green State University, Ohio, 1974—1977. Associate professor, head department economics University Alaska-Fairbanks, 1977—1991.

Proprietor O'Brien- Consultant, Fairbanks, 1978—1983. Dean, professor economics Jacksonville State University, Alabama, since 1991. Board directors Alaska Council Economic Education, 1981—1991.

Chairman advisory board North Star Borough Research Center, 1981—1984. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1969-1970, captain Reserve & National Guard United States Army.

Membership

Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1969-1970, to captain Reserve and National Guard Named Outstanding Faculty. Member American Economics Association, Southern Economics Association, Midwest Economics Association, PhiKappa Phi, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Connections

Married Sue Karen Stapp O'Brien, September 9, 1967. Children: Joseph Patrick, Michael Shawn.

father:
Francis R. O'Brien

mother:
Mildred M. (Dougherty) O'Brien

spouse:
Sue Karen Stapp O'Brien

children:
Joseph Patrick O'Brien

Michael Shawn O'Brien