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history professor

Ronald John Mellor, American History educator. Fellow National Endowment for Humanities, 1969, American Council Learned Socs., 1972, Humanities Research Center Australian National U., Canberra, Australia, 1990; honorary fellow U. College.London, England, 1969, 72, 83-85. Member American History Association, American Philological Association, American Institute Archaeology, Assn.Ancient Historians, Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies.

Background

Mellor, Ronald John was born on September 30, 1940 in Brooklyn. Son of Ronald Green and Eleanor Teresa (Walsh) Mellor.

Education

AB, Fordham College, 1962. Certified, University Louvain, Belgium, 1961. AM, Princeton University, 1964.

Doctor of Philosophy in Classics, Princeton University, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor Classics, Stanford (California) U., 1965-1975;associate professor of history, University of California at Los Angeles, 1976-1982;professor of history, University of California at Los Angeles, since 1982. Vice-chairman history University of California at Los Angeles, 1991-1992, chairman history, 1992-1997. Visitor Princeton Institute Advanced Studies, 1997-1998.

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Membership

Member American History Association, American Philological Association, American Institute Archaeology, Assn.Ancient Historians, Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: opera, travel, theater, tennis.

Connections

Married Anne Tidaback Kostelanetz, June 7, 1969. 1 child, Ronald Blake.

father:
Ronald Green Mellor

mother:
Eleanor Teresa (Walsh) Mellor

spouse:
Anne Tidaback Kostelanetz

child:
Ronald Blake Mellor