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History educator

Lawrence Jacob Friedman, American history educator. Fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1971-1972, 79-80, 86-87, 94-95. Fellow Society of America Historians; member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Welfleet Group.

Background

Friedman, Lawrence Jacob was born on October 8, 1940 in Cleveland. Son of Joseph and Lena (Malkin) Friedman.

Education

Bachelor, University of California, Riverside, 1962;Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967.

Career

Assistant professor of history, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1968-1971;associate professor, Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, 1971-1975;professor, Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, 1975-1991;distinguished university professor, Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, 1991-1993;director graduate studies in history, Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, 1989-1993;professor of history, Indiana U., Bloomington, since 1993. Consultant National Endowment for Humanities, Washington, since 1988. William Snow Miller lecturer University of Wisconsin Med.Sch., Madison, 1986-1987.

Trent Society lecturer Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1989-1990.

Works

Membership

Fellow Society of America Historians. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Welfleet Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, swimming.

Connections

Married Sharon R. Bloom, April 3, 1967. 1 child, Beth Annual.

father:
Joseph Friedman

mother:
Lena (Malkin) Friedman

spouse:
Sharon R. Bloom

child:
Beth Annual Friedman