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English educator

Qui-Phiet Tran, Vietnamese English educator. Grantee Mellon Foundation, 1983, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1983, 89, American Council Learned Societies, 1984-1985. Advisor Vietnamese Parents Association, Arlington, 1980-1981. Member Modern Language Association, Fulbright Association.

Background

Tran, Qui-Phiet was born on January 6, 1937 in Dalat, Vietnam. Came to the United States, 1972. Son of But Qui and Anh Nguyen Thi Tran.

Education

Bachelor, University Hue, Vietnam, 1960. Master of Arts, University Texas, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1977.

Career

English teacher Votanh High School, Nhatrang, Vietnam, 1960-1964, Petrus Ky High School, Saigon, Vietnam, 1964-1965. Instructor English University Hue, 1965-1972, University Texas, Austin, 1977-1978. Resource specialist Arlington (Virginia) Public Schools, 1980-1981.

Assistant professor, then associate professor Schreiner University, Kerrville, Texas, 1982-1990, professor English, 1990—2002, professor emeritus, since 2002. Document analyst Congressional Information Service, Washington, 1979-1980. Refugee resettlement consultant Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, 1980-1981, Action, United States Government, Washington, 1982.

Fulbright lecturer National University Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, 1999-2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: William Faulkner, 1980. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Advisor Vietnamese Parents Association, Arlington, 1980-1981. Member Modern Language Association, Fulbright Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Married Ngan Vo Thi, August 30, 1963. Children: Hung, Thuy, Long, Kien.

father:
But Qui

mother:
Anh Nguyen Thi Tran

spouse:
Ngan Vo Thi

children:
Hung Tran

Thuy Tran

Long Tran

Kien Tran