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Paul Vincent Sheehan

journalist , educator.

Paul Vincent Sheehan, American journalist, educator. Member Association Education Journalism, Alpha Phi Gamma (Western vice president 1951-1952, president 1952-1953), Sigma Delta Chi, Theta Chi.; Club: Fresno Press (president 1967-1968).

Background

Sheehan, Paul Vincent was born on August 7, 1904 in Everett, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Thomas Francis and Mary Anna (Winninghoff) Sheehan.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Washington, 1926, A.M., 1930. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1942.

Career

1 daughter, Pamela Annual Instructor journalism Fresno State College (now California State University at Fresno), 1930-1936, assistant professor, 1938-1943, associate professor, 1943-1946, professor, 1946-1969, professor emeritus, 1969-1978, chairman journalism department, 1951-1969. Visiting lecturer journalism Syracuse University, 1936-1937. Interim staff Southern California newspapers, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, San Francisco Call-Bulletin, Fresno Bee.

Chairman state curriculum committee journalism California Department Education, 1951. Special assistant to state director education and coordinator state informational program on building needs California instns., 1958.

Works

  • Author: Better Business Letters, 1939. Reportorial Writing, 1972. Contributor articles to various publications.

Membership

Member Association Education Journalism, Alpha Phi Gamma (Western vice president 1951-1952, president 1952-1953), Sigma Delta Chi, Theta Chi. Club: Fresno Press (president 1967-1968).

Connections

Married Mary Ann Hemenway, August 19, 1932.

father:
Thomas Francis Sheehan

mother:
Mary Anna (Winninghoff) Sheehan

spouse:
Mary Ann Hemenway