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Education educator

Morris Rossabi, American Education educator. Fellow National Endowment for Humanities, Washington, 1974-1975, American Council Learned Society, New York, 1982-1983, Asian Arts Council, New York, 1993-1994. Member Association Asian Studies (chairman development committee since 1979), American History Association.

Background

Rossabi, Morris was born on December 5, 1941 in Alexandria, Egypt. Son of Joseph and Corinne (Hakim) Rossabi. came to the United States, 1950.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1970.

Career

Assistant professor, Mary Washington College/University of Virginia, Fredericksburg, 1965-1968; associate professor, Case Western Reserve U., Cleveland, 1970-1985; professor, CUNY, since 1987; professor, Columbia University, since 1987. Consultant National Endowment for Humanities, Washington, since 1993, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, since 1992, MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, 1992-1993, Brooklyn Museum, 1987-1990.

Membership

Member Association Asian Studies (chairman development committee since 1979), American History Association.

Connections

Married Mary Jane Herrmann, June 16, 1965. Children: Amy, Anthony.

father:
Joseph Rossabi

mother:
Corinne (Hakim) Rossabi

spouse:
Mary Jane Herrmann

children:
Amy Rossabi

Anthony Rossabi