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academic administrator , Anthropology educator

Susan Christine Seymour, American Academic administrator, anthropology educator. Grantee, Radcliffe College, 1962-1963, 70, Haynes Foundation, 1972-1981; National Institute of Mental Health research training fellow, 1963-1967, Fulbright fellow, 1989.


Seymour, Susan Christine was born on August 1, 1940 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of Kent Osborn and Helen Rosalie (Close) Seymour.


Bachelor, Stanford University, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1971.


Instructor, Whittier (California) College, 1970-1971; assistant professor, Whittier (California) College, 1971-1973; assistant professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1973-1974; assistant professor, Pitzer College, Claremont, California, 1974-1976; associate professor, Pitzer College, Claremont, California, 1976-1981; professor anthropology, Pitzer College, Claremont, California, since 1981; coordinator women's studies, Claremont College, 1983-1985; vice president for academic affairs, dean faculty, Pitzer College, Claremont, California, since 1994. Research consultant Asian Women's Institute, Lahore, Pakistan and Madras, India, 1981-1986. Lecturer in field.


Fellow Society for Applied Anthropology, American Anthropol. Association; member Society.for Psychological Anthropology (secretary-treasurer 1991-1994, board directors since 1995), Southwestern Anthropol. Association (board directors 1987-1989), League of Women Voters.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, skiing, gardening.


Married Laurence Drell Graham, June 16, 1973. 1 child, Elliot Close.

Kent Osborn Seymour

Helen Rosalie (Close) Seymour

Laurence Drell Graham

Elliot Close Seymour