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historian , journalist

Michael Louis Meckler, American historian, journalist. Grantee Group for the Study of Late Antiquity, 1986. Member American Philological Association, Medieval Academy American, Celtic Studies Association North America, Columbus Jewish Historical Society, Basset Hound Club America, Central Ohio Kennel Club, Columbus All-Breed Training Club., Columbus Jewish Historical Society(president, since 2008).

Background

Meckler, Michael Louis was born on March 31, 1965 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Lowell Courtenay and Marcia (Lipson) Meckler.

Education

AB, Princeton University, 1987;AM, University of Chicago, 1988;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Michigan, 1994.

Career

Editorial assistant Princeton (New Jersey) Architectural Press, 1984-1987. Javits fellow University Chicago, 1987-1988, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1988-1991. Producer, reporter Radio Station WWJ, Southfield, Michigan, 1991—1994.

Assistant editor Journal Roman Archaeology, Ann Arbor, 1992-1993. Visiting assistant professor University Michigan, 1995. Lecturer Yale University, 1995—1997.

Reporter station WATR, Waterbury, Connecticut, 1996—1997. Lecturer University Connecticut, 1997. Visiting assistant professor Union College, New York, 1997—1998, Ohio State University, 1998—2003, fellow center epigraphical and paleographical studies, since 2003.

Creator, public website Newswriting for Radio, since 1996. Columnist Columbus Dispatch, 1998—2006, producer digital news, since 2006.

Membership

Member American Philological Association, Medieval Academy American, Celtic Studies Association North America, Columbus Jewish Historical Society, Basset Hound Club America, Central Ohio Kennel Club, Columbus All-Breed Training Club., Columbus Jewish Historical Society(president, since 2008).

Connections

father:
Lowell Courtenay Meckler

mother:
Marcia (Lipson) Meckler