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history professor

Richard Albert Rutyna, American history professor. Secretary 2nd Congressional District Democratic Committee, Virginia, 1968-1972, chairman, 1972-1975; member Democratic State Center Committee, 1968-1975; member steering committee Democratic Party, 1972-1975. Sergeant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1954-1962. Member Phi Alpha Theta.

Background

Rutyna, Richard Albert was born on April 10, 1937 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of Micszlav and Mary Elizabeth (Sawyer) Rutyna.

Education

Bachelor in History, College of William and Mary, Norfolk, Virginia, 1959;Master of Arts in History, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1961;postgraduate, University of Virginia, 1963-1966.

Career

Teacher history, Granby H.S., Norfolk, 1960-1961;instructor history, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, 1961-1963;assistant professor, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, 1966-1978;associate professor, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, 1978-1992;associate professor emeritus, Old Dominion U., Norfolk, since 1992.

Works

Membership

Secretary 2nd Congressional District Democratic Committee, Virginia, 1968-1972, chairman, 1972-1975. Member Democratic State Center Committee, 1968-1975. Member steering committee Democratic Party, 1972-1975.

Sergeant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1954-1962. Member Phi Alpha Theta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: church-state relations.

Connections

father:
Micszlav Rutyna

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Sawyer) Rutyna