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English language educator

Mary Mcaleer Balkun, American English language educator. Member Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, New Jersey College English Association (trustee), F. Scott Fitzgerald Society.

Background

Balkun, Mary Mcaleer was born on September 9, 1957 in Red Bank, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Francis Patrick and Rosemary (DeSciscio) McA.

Education

Bachelor, Jersey City State College, 1979. Master of Arts, Seton Hall University, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1995.

Career

Special sections writer, The Jersey Journal, Jersey City, 1979-1980;teacher elementary school, St. Anne School, Jersey City, 1980-1988;graduate assistant, Seton Hall U., South Orange, New Jersey, 1988-1989; Adjunct Professor, Seton Hall U., South Orange, New Jersey, 1989-1995;assistant Professor of English, Seton Hall U., South Orange, New Jersey, since 1995;director Freshman English program, Seton Hall U., South Orange, New Jersey, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Instructor's Manual for Our Times/4, 1994.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Northeast Modern Language Association, New Jersey College English Association (trustee), F. Scott Fitzgerald Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: watercolor painting, ballet, reading, gardening.

Connections

Married John A. Balkun, July 28, 1984.

father:
Francis Patrick McA.

mother:
Rosemary (DeSciscio) McA.

spouse:
John A. Balkun