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Ralph L. Collins

college dean.

Ralph L. Collins, American college dean. Member Modern Language Association, American Association University Professors, Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Sigma, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

Collins, Ralph L. was born on November 19, 1907 in Eclectic, Alabama, United States. Son of Leonard Alfred and May Ruth (Harrington) Collins.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, 1928. Doctor of Philosophy., Yale, 1933.

Career

1 son, David H. Instructor English department U. Tennessee, 1934-1935, Indiana U., 1935-1939, assistant professor, 1939-1947, director Writers Conference, 1941-1948, associate professor, 1947-1953, professor, 1953, assistant to vice-president and dean of faculties, 1948, assistant dean of faculties, 1948-1953, associate dean, 1953-1959, vice president and dean of faculties, since 1959. Executive director Indiana Conference Higher Education. Executive Board commission on colls. universities North Central Association.

Works

  • Author articles on English literature professional journals.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, American Association University Professors, Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Sigma, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Connections

Married Dorothy Craig, June 13, 1940.

father:
Leonard Alfred Collins

mother:
May Ruth (Harrington) Collins

spouse:
Dorothy Craig