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historian , Religious studies educator

Rene M Kollar, religious studies educator, historian. Co-recipient Freedom Project Teaching grant, John Templeton Foundation, 2001; honorary research fellow, King's College, University London, 1987-1988, Faculty Development grant, St. Vincent College, 1984-1989, 1993, 1994, 1996, 2001, 2002. Member of American Catholic History Association, Royal History Society, Am.Hist. Association.

Background

Kollar, Rene M was born on June 21, 1947 in Hastings, Pennsylvania, United States.

Education

Bachelor, St. Vincent College, 1970. Master of Divinity, St. Vincent Seminary, 1973. Master of Arts, University Maryland, 1975.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1981.

Career

Assistant professor history St. Vincent College, Latrobe, Pennsylvania, 1982—1985, associate professor history, 1985—1991, chairman, department history, 1991—2004, professor history, since 1991. Professor church history St. Vincent Seminary, since 1997. Dean, school humanities and fine arts St. Vincent College, since 2004.

Member St. Vincent College Corporation Board Incorporators, 1990—1996, since 1997. Visiting scholar Heythrop College, University London, 1996—1997.

Membership

Member of American Catholic History Association, Royal History Society, Am.Hist. Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, jogging, travel.

Connections

Son of Matthew J Kollar and Bernice C Kosic.

father:
Matthew Kollar