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Ethnic studies educator

Ronald Toshiyuki Takaki, American Ethnic studies educator. National Endowment for Humanities fellow, 1970, Rockefeller Foundation fellow, 1980. Fellow Society American Historians.

Background

Takaki, Ronald Toshiyuki was born on April 12, 1939 in Honolulu. Son of Harry Toshio and Catherine Shizuko (Okawa) Takaki.

Education

Bachelor, College Wooster, 1961; Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1967.

Career

Assistant professor ethnic studies, American history, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967-1972; associate professor, University of California, Berkeley, 1972-1980; professor, University of California, Berkeley, since 1980.

Works

Membership

Fellow Society American Historians.

Connections

Married Carol Marie Rankin, June 12, 1961. Children: Dana, Troy, Todd.

father:
Harry Toshio Takaki

mother:
Catherine Shizuko (Okawa) Takaki

spouse:
Carol Marie Rankin

children:
Dana Takaki

Troy Takaki

Todd Takaki