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educator , historian , writer

Peter d'Alroy Jones, American Historian, writer, retired educator. With Royal Air Force, 1956-1957. Member London School Economics Society (life), Phi Beta Kappa (R. W. Emerson Award Prize committee 1990-1993). M C.

Background

Jones, Peter d'Alroy was born on June 9, 1931 in Hull, England. Arrived in the United States, 1959, naturalized, 1968. Son of Alfred and Madge (Rutter) Jones.

Education

Bachelor, Manchester University, England, 1952. Master of Arts, Manchester University, England, 1953. Postgraduate research in collective bargaining, Institute Solvay University Brussels, 1954.

Doctor of Philosophy, London University School Economic, 1963.

Career

Freelance editor, London, 1953-1956. Linguist Royal Air Force, 1956—1957. Lecturer United States history department American studies Manchester University, 1957-1958.

Visiting assistant professor economics Tulane University, 1959-1960. From assistant to full professor Smith College, 1960-1968. William R. Kenan Junior professor American institutions and values Trinity College, Hartford, 1980—1981.

Professor history University Illinois, Chicago, 1968-1998, professor emeritus, since 1998. Visiting professor Columbia University, University Massachusetts, University Hawaii, University Düsseldorf, Federal Republic Germany, 1974-1975. Fulbright professor University Warsaw, Poland, 1973-1974, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, 1980, University Salzburg, Austria, 1986-1987.

Member committee examiners Graduate Record Examinations Educational Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey, 1966-1970. Member American studies committee American Council Learned Societies, 1973-1975. Lecturer United States Information Agency, State Department, 1973-1987, advisory to publications.

Works

Membership

With Royal Air Force, 1956-1957. Member London School Economics Society (life), Phi Beta Kappa (R. W. Emerson Award Prize committee 1990-1993). M C.

Connections

Married Johanna Maria Hartinger, February 20, 1987. 1 child, Heather Marie. Children from previous marriage: Kathryn Beauchamp Fly Ebert, Barbara Collier Rosenberg.

father:
Alfred D'Alroy

mother:
Madge (Rutter) D'Alroy

spouse:
Johanna Maria Hartinger

child:
Heather Marie Jones