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History educator

Nancy Jean Curtin, American history educator.


Curtin, Nancy Jean was born on July 1, 1952 in Reedsburg, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Donald Thomas and Marilyn Jean (Conant) Curtin.


Bachelor, University of Wisconsin, 1976; Master of Arts, University of Wisconsin, 1980; Doctor of Philosophy in Modern British and Irish History, University of Wisconsin, 1988.


Teaching assistant in history, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1981, 84-87; visiting assistant professor of history, Marquette U., Milwaukee, 1987-1988; assistant professor of history, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1988-1993; associate professor of history, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, since 1993. Course tutor humanities Open University of Northern Ireland, 1983. Lecturer in field.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles and reviews to professional journals. Presenter in field.


Member National Organization of Women, National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League, Planned Parenthood. Member American History Association, American Committee for Irish Studies, North America Conference for British Studies, American Irish History Society (library committee), American Association of University Women, American Association of University Women Educational Foundation, Phi Alpha Theta.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, writing, music.


Donald Thomas Curtin

Marilyn Jean (Conant) Curtin