Sylvia Wiese Iskander Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, Louisiana State University, 1961. Master of Arts, University Southwestern Louisiana, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Florida State University, 1969.
From assistant to associate Professor of English,, U. Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1969-1982; professor, U. Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, since 1982; director Writing Center, U. Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1980-1982, 83-86. Lecturer English, U. Houston, 1965-1966.
Founder Lafayette Greenbelt, 1975. Member Modern Language Association, Children's Literature Association (treasurer 1994-1997, vice president/president-elect 1997-1998, president 1998-1999), International Research Society Children's Literature, National Council Teachers English, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married William H. Patterson Junior, June 2, 1962 (divorced April 1977). 1 child, Deborah Ann. Married Awad A. Iskander, May 22, 1982.
1 child, Alexandra Lucia.
1965 - 1966
1969 - 2001