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literature and language professor

Ray Jennings Parrott, American literature and language professor. Member of American Association Teachers Slavic and East European Language, American Association Advancement Slavic Studies, American Council Teachers Russian.

Background

Parrott, Ray Jennings was born on February 11, 1937 in Elmhurst, Illinois, United States. Son of Ray Jennings and Claire Louisec (Schacht) Parrott.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell College, Mount Vernon, Iowa, 1963. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1974.

Career

Teaching fellow department Slavic languages University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1963—1968, lecturer, 1969—1971. Instructor department Russian Iowa University, Iowa City, 1971—1974, assistant professor, 1974—1977, associate professor, 1977—1985, chair department, since 1975, professor, since 1985. With United States Army, 1956-1959.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Translator: Arkhangelsky-Parodies, 1976.

Membership

Member of American Association Teachers Slavic and East European Language, American Association Advancement Slavic Studies, American Council Teachers Russian.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, woodworking, gardening.

Connections

Married Mary Louise McKinley, June 14, 1963. 1 child Andrew Barbara.

father:
Ray Jennings Parrott

mother:
Claire Louisec (Schacht) Parrott

spouse:
Mary Louise McKinley

child:
Andrew Barbara Parrott