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history professor

Richard Vernon Damms, British history professor. Improvment grant, National Science Foundation, 1989. Consultant Mississippi Department Education, Jackson, 2007—2008; Member of Society Historians American Foreign Relations, Mississippi History Society.

Background

Damms, Richard Vernon was born on September 23, 1962 in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. Son of Michael and Sheila Damms.

Education

Bachelor in History with honours, University Durham, 1984. Master of Arts in History, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in History, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1993.

Career

Associate professor history Mississippi State University, since 1995, director center history studies, 2002—2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) The Eisenhower Presidency, 1953-1961. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Consultant Mississippi Department Education, Jackson, 2007—2008. Member of Society Historians American Foreign Relations, Mississippi History Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Soccer, cricket, travel.

Connections

Married Jennifer Horn, August 6, 1988. Children: Rachael Elizabeth, Colin Michael, Kelsey Marie.

father:
Michael Damms

mother:
Sheila Damms

spouse:
Jennifer Horn

children:
Rachael Elizabeth Damms

Colin Michael Damms

Kelsey Marie Damms