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History educator , college administrator

Nicholas Rowland Clifford, American history educator, college administrator. Served with United States Navy, 1953-1956. Member American History Association, Association Asian Studies, Society Historians of America Foreign Relations.

Background

Clifford, Nicholas Rowland was born on October 12, 1930 in Radnor, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Henry and Esther (Rowl) Clifford.

Education

Bachelor, Princeton University, 1952. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1961.

Career

Instructor history, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1961-1962;instructor, Princeton University, 1962-1966;assistant professor, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1966-1968;associate professor, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1968-1975;William R. Kenan Junior professor, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1976-1981;College professor, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1987-1993;professor emeritus, Middlebury (Vermont) College, since 1993;academic vice president, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1979-1985;provost, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1980-1985, 91-93.

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Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1953-1956. Member American History Association, Association Asian Studies, Society Historians of America Foreign Relations. Clubs: American Alpine.

Connections

Married Deborah Pickman Clifford, June 22, 1957. Children: Mary Rowland, Sarah, Susannah, Rebecca Harrison.

father:
Henry Clifford

mother:
Esther (Rowl) Clifford

spouse:
Deborah Pickman Clifford

children:
Mary Rowland Clifford

Sarah Clifford

Susannah Clifford

Rebecca Harrison Clifford