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educator

Sean Nicholas Shesgreen, Irish educator. National Endowment of the Humanities fellow 1989, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation fellow, 1989, ASECS fellow, 1989-1990, Ball Brothers fellow Indiana University, 1990-1991.

Background

Shesgreen, Sean Nicholas was born on December 5, 1939 in Derry City, Ireland. Came to the United States, 1960. Son of John and Ruperta (Regan) Shesgreen.

Education

Bachelor, Loyola University, 1962. Master of Arts, Loyola University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1970.

Career

Presidential research professor Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, since 1969. Professor English Xian Foreign Language Institute, Puerto Rico, 1981-1982. Visiting professor, University California, Riverside, 1974-1975.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: running.

Connections

Married Mary O'Gallagher, August 4, 1966 (divorced December 1974). 1 child, Deirdre.

father:
John Shesgreen

mother:
Ruperta (Regan) Shesgreen

spouse:
Mary O'Gallagher

child:
Deirdre Shesgreen