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mediaevalist , English educator

Richard Mark Scowcroft, American English educator, mediaevalist. Graduate fellow Ford Foundation, 1972-1975, Lane Cooper Foundation, 1975-1976; scholar Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1978-1979, 80-82. Member Modern Language Association, Medieval Academy American, Mediaeval Academy Ireland, Royal Society Antiquaries of Ireland, Celtic Studies Association North American, Early English Text Society, Irish Texts Society.

Background

Scowcroft, Richard Mark was born on June 2, 1951 in Palo Alto, California, United States. Son of Richard Pingree and Anne Means (Kendall) Scowcroft.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell Univercity, 1972; Master of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1977; Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell Univercity, 1982.

Career

Lecturer, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1983; assistant professor, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1983-1990; associate Professor of English,, Catholic U. Am,, Washington, since 1990. Research associate Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, Dublin, Ireland, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and book.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Medieval Academy American, Mediaeval Academy Ireland, Royal Society Antiquaries of Ireland, Celtic Studies Association North American, Early English Text Society, Irish Texts Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Oriental rugs, cooking.

Connections

father:
Richard Pingree Scowcroft

mother:
Anne Means (Kendall) Scowcroft