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Publishing executive , Theology educator

Michael Daniel Ryan was American theology educator, publishing executive. Rockefeller doct. fellow Rockefeller Foundation, 1965, Kent fellow National Society Religion in Higher Education, 1962. Served with United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member Kiwanis.

Background

Ryan, Michael Daniel was born on December 18, 1931 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States. Son of Michael George and Alma Minnie (Quade) Ryan.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Augustana College, 1957. Master of Divinity summa cum laude, Drew University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Drew University, 1967.

Career

Assistant professor religion Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, 1966-1969. Associate professor theology Drew University, Madison, New Jersey, 1969-1980, professor history theology, 1980-1997. Retired, 1997; founder, owner Dakota Goos Publications, Mitchell, South Dakota, since 1998.

Chair International Scholars Conference on Church Struggle and The Holocaust, 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Occasional Poems. Editor: James R. Rhodes Poems, 1999, scholarly paper. Author, editor: Intro to Theology Contemporary Explosion of Theology, 1972.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Marilyn Olson, June 19, 1960 (divorced October 1974). Children: Todd, Philip, Timothy.

father:
Michael George Ryan

mother:
Alma Minnie (Quade) Ryan

spouse:
Marilyn Olson

child:
Todd Ryan

child:
Philip Ryan

child:
Timothy Ryan