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academic administrator , historian

Katherine G. Aiken, American academic administrator, historian.

Background

Aiken, Katherine G. was born on September 7, 1951 in Sunnyside, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of William David and Dorothy Louise Aiken.

Education

Bachelor in History, University Idaho, Moscow, 1972. Master of Arts in History, University Oregon, Eugene, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in History, Washington State University, Pullman, 1980.

Career

Assistant dean continuing education Lewis Clark State College, Lewiston, Idaho, 1980—1984. Professor history University Idaho, 1983—2007, dean, college letters, arts & social science, since 2006. Executive committee Idaho Humanities Council, Boise, 2007.

Department education professional standards committee State of Idaho, Boise, 2007.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Harnessing the Power of Motherhood: The National Florence Crittenton Mission, 1883-1925, Idaho's Bunker Hill: The Rise and Fall of a Great Mining Company, 1885-1981, Idaho's Heroic Journey. Contributor articles to professional journals including Environmental History Review, Western History Quarterly, Pacific Northwest Quarterly, Journal the West.

Connections

Married Joseph M. Schwartz, February 16, 1974. Children: Christoher David Schwartz, Rebecca Anne Schwartz.

father:
William David

mother:
Dorothy Louise Aiken

spouse:
Joseph M. Schwartz

child:
Christoher David Schwartz Aiken

child:
Rebecca Anne Schwartz Aiken