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Linguistics educator

Rocky V. Miranda, Indian linguistics educator. American Council Learned Societies grantee, 1965-1967, American Institute Indian Studies grantee, 1967, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1986, Fulbright lecturer, India, 1986, grants, University Minnesota. Member of Linguistic Society India, Linguistic Society America.

Background

Miranda, Rocky V. was born on September 19, 1937 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India. Arrived in United States, 1964. Son of Jacob F. and Veronica I. (Tauro) Miranda.

Education

Bachelor, Madras Christian College, India, 1957. Master of Arts, Banaras Hindu University, India, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, Cornell University, 1971.

Career

Lecturer, Hindi Bachelor of Science College, Karkala, India, 1960—1962, Dhempe College, India, 1962—1964. Assistant professor linguistics University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1971—1977, associate professor, since 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Linguistic Society India, Linguistic Society America.

Connections

Married Pushpa Devaki Bobde, June 20, 1983. 1 child Elizabeth.

father:
Jacob F. Miranda

mother:
Veronica I. (Tauro) Miranda

spouse:
Pushpa Devaki Bobde

child:
Elizabeth Miranda