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educator , librarian

Richard Wolcott Clement, American librarian, educator. Summer fellowship National Endowment of the Humanities, 1983, fellowship Newberry Library., Chicago, 1982, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, St. Louis University, 1982. Member American Library Association, Mediterranean Studies Association (board directors since 1994, president 1994-1998), Medieval Academy of America, Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing.

Background

Clement, Richard Wolcott was born on August 28, 1951 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Danforth and Patricia (Harshman) Clement.

Education

Bachelor, University Nevada, 1975. Master of Arts, University Nevada, 1977. AM, University Chicago, 1984.

Career

Assistant professor English Illinois State University, Normal, 1981-1984. Rare book cataloger University Chicago Library., 1985-1986. Associate special collections library Spencer Library., University Kansas, Lawrence, 1996-2000, special collections library, head, 2000—2008.

Dean of libraries Utah State University, since 2008.

Works

Membership

Member American Library Association, Mediterranean Studies Association (board directors since 1994, president 1994-1998), Medieval Academy of America, Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, music, building houses.

Connections

Married Susanne Kofod, August 24, 1974. Children: Kristina Alexandra, Elizabeth Wolcott.

father:
Danforth Clement

mother:
Patricia (Harshman) Clement

spouse:
Susanne Kofod

child:
Kristina Alexandra Clement

child:
Elizabeth Wolcott Clement