1115 8th Ave, Grinnell, Iowa, United States
Parsons received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Grinnell College in 1958. He worked there from 1964 to 1965.
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Parsons earned his Master of Arts degree in 1962 and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in 1967 from Johns Hopkins University.
Parsons received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Grinnell College in 1958. Four years later he earned his Master of Arts degree and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in 1967 from Johns Hopkins University.
Parsons began his career as an instructor of the history department at the University College Dublin in 1962. Two years later he took the same position at Grinnell College. Lynn served as an assistant professor of history at Wayne State University from 1965 to 1971. In 1971, he was appointed an associate professor of history at State University of New York. Since 1993 Lynn has been a professor at the same university.
Parsons is a member of the Organization of American Historians, Amnesty International and Western Monroe History Society.
On September 6, 1958 Lynn Parsons married Anne Hruska. They have two children.