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East Asian religions and history educator

Sybil Anne Thornton, German East Asian religions and history educator. Grantee Asian Cultural Council, 1985, Toyota Foundation, 1984-1985. Member American Academy Religion, Association for Asian Studies, Society for Study of Japanese Religions.

Background

Thornton, Sybil Anne was born on December 18, 1950 in Munich, Federal Republic Germany. Daughter of Howard Lee and Irmgard Ottilie (Weber) Thornton.

Education

Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1973. Master of Arts, San Fransisco State University, 1978. Master of Arts, University Cambridge (England), 1984.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge (England), 1990.

Career

Visiting assistant professor University Missouri, Columbia, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member American Academy Religion, Association for Asian Studies, Society for Study of Japanese Religions.

Connections

father:
Howard Lee Thornton

mother:
Irmgard Ottilie (Weber) Thornton