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English language and literature educator

Richard Alan Schwartz, American English language and literature educator. National Endowment of the Humanities grantee, 1980, 83, 88; recipient University Teaching award, 1992, 94, University Foundation grant for Research, 1992. Project director Community Art Alliance, Miami, 1982-1984. Member History of Science Society.

Background

Schwartz, Richard Alan was born on February 3, 1951 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of Robert Israel and Evelyn Rae (Auslander) Schwartz.

Education

Bachelor, University São Paolo. Florida, 1972; Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1977.

Career

Adjunct instructor, Indiana U. (N.W.), Gary, 1975-1977;adjunct instructor, U. Miami (Florida), 1977-1978;adjunct instructor, Florida International U., Miami, 1978;computer programmer, New England Telephone Сompany, Boston, 1978-1979;Professor of English, Florida International U., since 1979;associate director Institute for Public Policy, Florida International U., Miami, 1989-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Journal for Art of Teaching, since 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Project director Community Art Alliance, Miami, 1982-1984. Member History of Science Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, tennis, travel, oil painting, sculpting.

Connections

Married Ana-Maria Figueredo, October 11, 1964.

father:
Robert Israel Schwartz

mother:
Evelyn Rae (Auslander) Schwartz

spouse:
Ana-Maria Figueredo