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History educator

Neil Talbot Jumonville, American history educator. Richard T. Frost Memorial scholar Reed College, 1976, 77; graduate fellow Columbia University, 1978-1979. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Civil Liberties Union, American History Association, Organization American Historians, Oregon History Society, Signet Society, Harvard Club of Tallahassee (board directors), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Jumonville, Neil Talbot was born on October 7, 1952 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Urie William and Annette Elizabeth (Ansley) Jumonville.

Education

Bachelor in Economic Thought, Reed College, 1977. Master of Arts in History, Columbia University, 1979. Master of Arts in History, Harvard University, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy in History American Civilization, Harvard University, 1987.

Career

Editorial intern, The Nation magazine, New York City, 1980-1981;teaching fellow, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982-1986;resident tutor history and literature Dunster House, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1985-1988;instructor history and literature, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1986-1987;lecturer history and literature, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1987-1990;assistant professor department history, Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1990-1993;associate professor department history, Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1993-1998;professor of history, Florida State University, Tallahassee, since 1998. Member steering committee History News Svc., since 1996.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Critical Crossings: The New York Intellectuals in Postwar America, 1991. Contributing author: The Liberal Persuasion: Arthur Schlesinger, Junior and the Challenge of the American Past (educated John Diggins), 1998. Contributor editorial page Tallahassee Sunday Democratic, since 1991.

      Contributor articles, book reviews to professional journals, newspapers.

Membership

Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Civil Liberties Union, American History Association, Organization American Historians, Oregon History Society, Signet Society, Harvard Club of Tallahassee (board directors), Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Karen Marie Smutek, June 6, 1998.

father:
Urie William Jumonville

mother:
Annette Elizabeth (Ansley) Jumonville

spouse:
Karen Marie Smutek