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Ronald John Larsen, American potter. Fulbright research grantee University Oslo, 1968-1969, Fulbright travel grantee University Oslo, 1973-1974. Member American Craft Council, Empire State Craft Alliance, Dinosaur Club (correspondent secretary since 1986, co-founder).

Background

Larsen, Ronald John was born on January 1, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Adolph and Emily (Maas) Larsen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Michigan State University, 1957. Master of Science in Mathematics, Michigan State University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, Stanford University, 1963.

Career

Instructor in mathematics, Yale University, New Haven, 1963-1965;assistant professor, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1965-1970;associate professor, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1970-1975;visiting associate professor, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1975-1976;visiting associate professor, State University of New York, Albany, 1976-1977;visiting associate professor, Clarkson U., Potsdam, New York, 1977-1978;owner, operator, Crary Mills (New York) Pottery, since 1978.

Works

Membership

Member American Craft Council, Empire State Craft Alliance, Dinosaur Club (correspondent secretary since 1986, co-founder).

Connections

Married Joan Audrey Bricker, June 14, 1962. 1 child, Nils Erik.

father:
John Adolph Larsen

mother:
Emily (Maas) Larsen

spouse:
Joan Audrey Bricker

child:
Nils Erik Larsen