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Philosophy educator

Sharon Mary Meagher, American philosophy educator. Visiting scholar University California Santa Cruz, 1996; National Endowment of the Humanities grantee National Endowment Humanities, 1992, 94; graduate fellowship Rotary International, 1987-1988.

Background

Meagher, Sharon Mary was born on March 2, 1960 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Richard Francis and Joan Alice (Hartley) Meagher.

Education

Bachelor, Boston College, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1991.

Career

Instructor, U. Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1989-1993; assistant professor, U. Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1993-1995; associate professor, U. Scranton, Pennsylvania, since 1995; director women's studies, U. Scranton, Pennsylvania, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Signs of Change, 1995, Robinson Crusoe: Myths and Metamorphoses, 1996.

Membership

President Mulberry Central Neighborhood Development Corporation, Scranton, 1995-1997. Director Habitat of Lackawanna County, Scranton, 1992-1995. Member Modern Language Association, Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy, American Philosophical Association, International Association of Philosophy and Literature, Society for the Study of Narrative Literature, Society of Women in Philosophy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: community organizing, urban planning, travel, sailing.

Connections

father:
Richard Francis Meagher

mother:
Joan Alice (Hartley) Meagher