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English language educator

Josephine Ann McQuail, American English language educator. Tennessee Technological University faculty research grantee, 1993-1994, teaching mini-grantee, 1988, Associate Students of University California mini-grantee, 1988, Humanities Graduate Research grantee, 1986-1988; Maude Fife fellow University California-Berkeley, 1982-1983.

Background

McQuail, Josephine Ann was born on July 24, 1957 in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Robert Parrish and Elizabeth (Sims) McQuail.

Education

Bachelor, University of Virginia, 1978;Master of Arts magna cum laude, University of Virginia, 1980;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1990.

Career

Teaching assistant, University of California, Berkeley, 1983-1985;teaching associate, University of California, Berkeley, 1986-1989;assistant Professor of English, Tennessee Technological U., Cookville, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles, poetry to professional journals.

Membership

Active American Civil Liberties Union. Member Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association (chair Blake section 1992-1993, secretary 1991-1992), National Council Teachers English, Tennessee Council Teachers English, Tennessee Philological Association, Mississippi Philological Association, Popular Culture Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: ornithology, printmaking, rock hunting.

Connections

Married Alvin Eugene Knox, May 6, 1992. 1 child, Dylan Coweta.

father:
Robert Parrish McQuail

mother:
Elizabeth (Sims) McQuail

spouse:
Alvin Eugene Knox

child:
Dylan Coweta McQuail