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Shumet Sishagne

history professor

Shumet Sishagne, Ethiopian history professor.

Background

Sishagne, Shumet was born on January 20, 1950 in Debre Tabor, Gondar, Ethiopia.

Education

Bachelor, Haile Selassie University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1973. Master of Arts, Addis Ababa University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1991.

Career

Lecturer Addis Ababa University, 1984-1986. Assistant professor Christopher Newport University, Newport News, Virginia, 1991-1998, associate professor African and Middle Eastern history, since 1998, chair department history, since 2000.

Connections

Parents Sishagne Negatu and Mintwab Makonnen. Married Mulu Tefera, May 7, 1980. Children: Tarik, Meheret.

spouse:
Mulu Tefera

children:
Tarik Sishagne

Meheret Sishagne