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educator , historian

Robert Parrish Shephard, American historian, educator. Recipient Gerald R. Rubio prize, 2005; Danforth Graduate fellow, 1977-1981, Regional Visiting fellow, Institute for European Studies, Cornell University, 1999—2002.

Background

Shephard, Robert Parrish was born on December 6, 1952 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Charles Perry and Dorothy Parrish Shephard.

Education

Bachelor, Evergreen State College, Olympia, Washington, 1975. Master of Arts, Claremont Graduate School, California, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Claremont Graduate School, 1985.

Career

Assistant professor history Elmira College, New York, 1987—1995, associate professor history, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of The Sidney Society (board directors since 2005), North America Conference on British Studies, Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, American History Association, Phi Beta Kappa (president Elmira College chapter since 2002).

Connections

Married Sandra Leslie Keith, July 7, 1987. 1 child Alex.

father:
Charles Perry

mother:
Dorothy Parrish Shephard

spouse:
Sandra Leslie Keith

child:
Alex Shephard