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historian , consultant , writer

Norman Leslie Jones, American historian, consultant, writer.

Background

Jones, Norman Leslie was born on April 27, 1951 in Twin Falls, Idaho, United States. Son of Leslie Raymond and Charlotte Jones.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge University, 1978.

Career

Assistant professor Utah State University, Logan, Utah, 1978—1981, associate professor, 1981—1987, professor history, since 1987, head, department history, since 1994. Mellon faculty fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982—1983. Associate director Liberal Arts and Sciences Program Utah State University, Logan, 1987—2001, director Religious Studies, since 2002.

Works

Membership

Member, chair Association for Humanities in Idaho, 1979—1982. Fellow: Royal History Society of Great Britain (Whitefield prize 1982). Member: American Association Higher Education, Association American College and University, Renaissance Society of America, Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, Selden Society, North America Conference British Studies, American Academy Religion, Phi Alpha Theta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, cooking and eating, writing, native plants.

Connections

Married Lynn Langer Meeks, June 4, 1946.

father:
Leslie Raymond

mother:
Charlotte Jones

spouse:
Lynn Langer Meeks