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English literature educator

Robert Francis Kiernan, American English literature educator. Fellow Finn Foundation, 1968, Fulbright Foundation, 1991, 92; grantee United States Information Agency, 1988, 89. Member Modern Language Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Kiernan, Robert Francis was born on October 21, 1940 in Rahway, New Jersey, United States. Son of Daniel Francis and Beatrice Margaret (Velten) Kiernan.

Education

Bachelor, Catholic University America, 1963. Master of Arts, Manhattan College, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1971.

Career

Teacher St. Joseph's High School, West New York, New Jersey, 1963-1971. Professor English Manhattan College, Bronx, New York, since 1971. Fulbright professor University Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1991, University Brasilia, Brazil, 1992.

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Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Daniel Francis Kiernan

mother:
Beatrice Margaret (Velten) Kiernan