Richard Howard Wasson Edit Profile
Bachelor, Cornell College, 1952. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1962.
Instructor, U. West Virginia, Morgantown, 1956-1957; teaching assistant, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1956-1962; from assistant professor to associate professor, University of Illinois, Champaign, Urbana, 1962-1970; professor, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1970-1996; now professor emeritus, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1996. Freshman committee director Rutgers University, 1977-1981.
Member American Association of University Professors (grievance chair 1987, 89, 92-95, president New Brunswick chapter 1990-1993, founder retiree assembly 1997), Modern Language Association.
Married Audrey Dohmeyer, 1956 (divorced 1971). 1 child, Kristen Anna Wasson-Mirskin.