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English educator

Russell Joseph Meyer, American English educator. Served with United States Army, 1963-1965. Member Modern Language Association, Spenser Society (secretary, treasurer 1981-1988, Isabell MacCaffrey award 1985), Porlock Society (editor since 1977).

Background

Meyer, Russell Joseph was born on September 3, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Kenneth Marvin and Dorothy Rose (Albert) Meyer.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1967;Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1969;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Minnesota, 1976.

Career

Instructor English,, Clarke College, Dubuque, Iowa., 1969-1971;assistant professor, U. Missouri, Columbia, 1976-1982;associate professor, U. Missouri, Columbia, 1982-1990;Professor of English,, U. Houston-Downtown, 1990-1997;professor, chair department English,, Emporia (Kansas) State University, 1994.

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Membership

Served with United States Army, 1963-1965. Member Modern Language Association, Spenser Society (secretary, treasurer 1981-1988, Isabell MacCaffrey award 1985), Porlock Society (editor since 1977).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: computer programming, tennis, furniture making.

Connections

Married Helga Irene Storz, December 17, 1966. Children: Geoffrey Alan, Hillary Cassandra.

father:
Kenneth Marvin Meyer

mother:
Dorothy Rose (Albert) Meyer

spouse:
Helga Irene Storz

children:
Geoffrey Alan Meyer

Hillary Cassandra Meyer