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English language educator

Leon Maurice Guilhamet, American English language educator. Charles Dexter travel fellow Harvard University, England, 1967, Eisner fellow, 1999; grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, summer 1980. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1961-1962. Member American Society for 18th Century Studies (Gottschalk prize committee 1984-1985, chairman 1985-1986).

Background

Guilhamet, Leon Maurice was born on November 11, 1937 in New York City. Son of Leon Maurice and Evelyn (Miller) Guilhamet.

Education

Bachelor, Syracuse University, 1959. Master of Arts, Rutgers University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1967.

Career

Teaching assistant, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1959-1961;teaching fellow, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1964-1967;instructor, assistant professor, Yale University, New Haven, 1967-1971;assistant professor, then associate Professor of English,, City College of New York, CUNY, since 1971;professor, City College of New York, CUNY, 1987;chairman English department, City College of New York, CUNY, since 1997.

Membership

First lieutenant United States Army, 1961-1962. Member American Society for 18th Century Studies (Gottschalk prize committee 1984-1985, chairman 1985-1986).

Connections

Married Kit Ching Kuan, July 18, 1995.

father:
Leon Maurice Guilhamet

mother:
Evelyn (Miller) Guilhamet

spouse:
Kit Ching Kuan