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Robert Lewis Albright, American university president, consultant. Recipient Secretary's Certified of Appreciation United States Department Education, 1981.

Background

Albright, Robert Lewis was born on December 2, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Robert Lindsay A. and Winifred (Alexander) Bannister Albright.

Education

AB, Lincoln University, 1966. Master of Arts, Tufts University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Kent State University, 1978.

Career

Dir admissions, Lincoln U., Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, 1969-1971;vice president, Lincoln U., Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, 1972-1976;director, Moton Consortium, R.R. Moton Memorial Institute, Washington, 1977-1979;special assistant to assistant secretary, unites states department Education, Washington, 1979-1981;vice chancellor, U. North Carolina, Charlotte, 1981-1983;president, Johnson C. Smith U., Charlotte, since 1983. Consultant United States Office Education, Washington, 1970-1979, Pennsylvania Department Education, Harrisburg, 1972-1979, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, since 1982. Instructor Harvard University Summer Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1970.

Board directors North Carolina National Bank, Duke Power Company, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Moton Guide to Historically Black Colleges, 1978. Editor: Student Services: Issues, Problems and Opportunites journal, 1983.

Religion

Having created, God did not withdraw the divine presence or activity, but remained fully knowledgeable of and engaged with the world. This engagement includes revealing God and God's ways.

Politics

Church members should educate themselves on the moral issues being debated in the public arena.

Views

To develop a close relationship with God could be done through many avenues, namely, reading the Bible, praying, praising, worshiping, and telling others of the Gospel.

Membership

Board directors United Way, Charlotte, 1982. Board visitors University North Carolina, 1983. Board trustees Mint Museum, Belmont-Abbey College, Charlotte Arts and Sciences Council, Education Development Corporation, Newton, Massachusetts, Charlotte Arts and Sciences Council, Human Services Council of Mecklenburg County.

Chairman Human Services of Meullenburg County, National Advisory Panel on Minority Concerns, The College Board, American Council on Education. Member American Association Higher Education, National Association Equal Opportunity, Academy Affairs Administrators (vice president 1974-1976), National Association Student Personnel Administrators, National Association Personnel Workers (vice president 1975-1976), United Negro College Fund, National Association Indiana Colleges and Universities, Pew Memorial Trust Higher Education Research Program. Lodges: Rotary.

Connections

Married Linda Diane Pittman, February 24, 1968. Children: Keia Lorriane, Lance Robert.

father:
Robert Lindsay A. Albright

mother:
Winifred (Alexander) Bannister Albright

spouse:
Linda Diane Pittman

children:
Keia Lorriane Albright

Lance Robert Albright