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history professor

René Andrés De La Pedraja, Cuban, American history professor. Member American History Association (life), Conference on Latin American History (life).

Background

Pedraja, René Andrés De La was born on November 26, 1951 in Havana, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1960. Son of Rafael Angel and Ludmila Emma (Toman) De La Pedraja.

Education

Bachelor, University Houston, 1973. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1977.

Career

Research professor School Economics, U. de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia, 1976-1985;assistant professor of history, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1986-1989;assistant professor of history, Canisius College, Buffalo, 1989-1992;associate professor of history, Canisius College, Buffalo, 1992-1997;professor, Canisius College, Buffalo, since 1997.

Works

Membership

Member American History Association (life), Conference on Latin American History (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: movies, architectural homes, traveling.

Connections

Married Beatriz Reyes, June 14, 1975. 1 child, Jaroslav Andrés.

father:
Rafael Angel Pedraja

mother:
Ludmila Emma (Toman) De La Pedraja

spouse:
Beatriz Reyes

child:
Jaroslav Andrés Pedraja