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Susan Emily Davis

archivist , educator

Susan Emily Davis, American archivist, educator. Certified archivist, librarian, New York State. Member Society of America Archivists, Midwest Archives Conference, Library Association and iNfo. Science Education.

Background

Davis, Susan Emily was born on April 5, 1951 in New York City. Daughter of Richard Arnold and Roberta Lois (Lavine) Davis.

Education

Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1973. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1975. Student, Mount Holyoke College, 1971.

Postgraduate, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe University, Frankfurt, West Germany, 1974. Postgraduate, University Wisconsin, since 1991.

Career

Archivist State History Society, Madison, Wisconsin, 1975-1976. Head rare books, manuscripts and archives Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York City, 1976-1981. Curator of manuscripts New York Public Library, 1982-1988.

Assistant state archivist State History Society of Wisconsin, since 1992. Adjustment lecturer School Library Service, Columbia University, New York City, 1983-1988. Adjunct instructor Graduate School Library and Information Science, Queens College, New York, 1981-1982.

Grant reviewer National Endowment for Humanities, National Historic Publications and Records Commission.

Achievements

  • Certified archivist, librarian, New York State.

Membership

Member Society of America Archivists, Midwest Archives Conference, Library Association and iNfo. Science Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading; cooking.

Connections

Married Miles Jay Gerstein, December 7, 1980. Children– Emily Davis Gerstein, Peter Harris Gerstein.